Rex Ball

September 12, 1964February 7, 2021

Rex Clyde Ball, age 56, of Nevada, Iowa passed away on Sunday, February 7, 2021 at his home. A celebration of life for Rex will be held Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 3:00 PM at Stevens Memorial Chapel in Ames. A burial of his cremated remains will be held at the Nevada Municipal Cemetery at a later date.

Rex was born September 12, 1964 to Clyde and Barbara (Cook) Ball in Nevada Iowa. He loved hunting, whether for Pheasant or Morel mushrooms, and loved to fish. Being with his kids and grandkids is how he enjoyed spending his time.

Rex is survived by his two sons, Justin and Lewis Ball; daughter, Mindy Miller; five granddaughters, Hailey, Katelyn, Adisyn, Jaeda, and Jacelyn; grandson, Skylar; great-granddaughter, Briella; sisters, Connie McFadden, Claudia Atkinson, Penni Vary, Chris Ball, and Debra Robinson, and many nieces, nephews, and friends.


  • Celebration of Life

    Thursday, February 18, 2021


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Joanne Stark

February 14, 2021

Rest in Peace Rex. You are with your mother and father now. You were such a nice boy. Thank you for your friendship. God Bless.

Bo Hunter

February 13, 2021

What a great childhood friend I had in Rico growing up, he was like family to the Hunter Clan on the north side of the tracks. I know the years have passed so fast since those days, I want you to know you were a great friend, neighbor & you will be missed. RIP, T-Rex.

Ann Foley

February 13, 2021

Rip old friend I will miss you tons. Rex you was like a big brother to me. All the things I remember about you. The one thing that stands out is big teddy bear. Lol miss you

Christopher Branyord

February 12, 2021

Rest easy Rex. You will be missed thank you for being a friend and an amazing person

Jason Ball

February 12, 2021

Never forget when my father Ronnie Dean Ball passed away me and Rex had many conversations on family and my dad who he was close too our talks helped me cause he kinda sounded like I was talking to my father much love and respect to you R.I.P REX BALL say hi to my old man for me see you on the other side

Dallas Eyanson

February 9, 2021

He was a good ol boy and will be missed, all will be in my prayers