Charlene Wells Ball, a loving, devoted wife and mother, who will be greatly missed by her family, died early Friday morning, November 2, 2012, at her residence. She was 72.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Sunday, November 4, 2012, in the Mt. Hebron United Methodist Church, between Pinckard and Newton, with Reverend Lowell D. VanVleck officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 P.M. Sunday in the church sanctuary. Holman-Headland Mortuary is in charge of funeral arrangements.
Mrs. Ball was a native of Hartford and was reared in Hartford and Graceville, daughter of the late Skilmon Lee Wells and Flora Agnes Hughes Wells. She lived in Dothan from 1960 until 1963, and also lived in Lake City, Florida, from 1963 until 1988, when she returned to Dothan. Mrs. Ball was of the Assembly of God faith. She was retired from the Columbia County School System in Florida as a paraprofessional. After she moved to Dothan, she was employed by SouthTrust Bank.
Surviving relatives include her husband, Louie Ted Ball, Dothan; a daughter, Deborah Buwalda (Don); and a son, Tim Ball (Juanna Duncan), all of Lake City, FL; four grandchildren, Levi Buwalda, Brandon Ball, Cameron Ball, and Megan Ball; a brother, Bill Wells (Rebecca), Macon, GA; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law from the Ball family, Elderene Coldiron (Bob), Roba Taylor (Charles), and Leon Ball (Brenda).