Nellie Howard Ball

October 8, 1931June 17, 2014

Nellie Howard Ball


~A Truly Kind and Wonderful Woman~

Nellie H. Ball, beloved wife of Aubrey Ball, passed away peacefully in the early hours of Tuesday, June 17, 2014 with her family by her side. Born in Prattville, Alabama on October 8, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Lee Ray Liles and Elsie Leon Russ.

After completing her educational years she married the love of her life Aubrey Ball. She was a devoted wife and mother with a gracious and caring personality.

Besides her family responsibilities Mrs. Ball had time for her three favorite hobbies: reading, gardening, and bird-watching. She will also be remembered for her amazing pastries and fishing skills.

Mrs. Ball was preceded in death by her son Mr. Steven Ball.

She is survived by her loving husband of over 60 years, Aubrey Ball, son Mr. Michael Ball (Shannon L. Ball), and grandchildren Ms. Jen-Beth Ball and Mr. Logan Ball. In addition she is survived by a large extended family and the dear St. Michael's community.

Nellie was a truly wonderful, kind and loving woman who will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Her care, kindness and compassion will always endure. Visitation will be held from 12:30 PM until 1:30 pm with services begining at 1:30 at Eastern Gate Funeral Home. The burial will follow at Eastern Gate Memorial Gardens

Arrangements under the direction of Eastern Gate Memorial Funeral Home, Pensacola, FL.


  • Visitation Friday, June 20, 2014
  • Funeral Friday, June 20, 2014

Nellie Howard Ball

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Farm Bureau

June 23, 2014

Mr.Ball and Family
Farm Bureau administrative assistants and agents are so very sorry your loss and wish to express our deepest sympathy.

Mark Caro

June 21, 2014

Mike, Shannon and family, sorry for the loss of your mother, the family will be in my thoughts and prayers. Mike I think about you and Shannon often and our times we had together at work and the fire house.

Mark Caro, Myrtle Grove

Nancy Brown

June 19, 2014

Mike, Shannon and family, we are so sorry for the loss of your mom. Please note that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Please let us know if there is anything we can do.
Stan and Nancy Brown