Larry L. Ball, age 77, of Carl Junction, Mo., passed away on January 1, 2019, at Mercy Hospital, following an illness.
Larry was born on December 31, 1941 in Joplin, the son of the late Lee Roy and Vallie Lee (Welch) Ball. He has been a lifetime area resident. He served in the United States Air Force and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He worked as a roofing salesman for Tamko and RSM, retiring in 2003. He was a member of the Masons.
Larry married Yvonne Keammerer in April of 1985, and she survives. Additional survivors include; two daughters, Debbie Dame and husband Joe, Joplin, and Becky Everitt, Carl Junction; two step-daughters, Dorothy Weber and husband Nathan, Carl Junction, Mo., Marie Jean Liedel and husband Kenneth, Detroit, Mich.; one step-son, William Larry Hutchison, Little Rock, Ar.; nine grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday at Mason-Woodard Chapel. Nathan Weber will officiate. Burial will be in Osborne Memorial Cemetery. The visitation will be 6-7 p.m. Thursday at Mason-Woodard Mortuary.