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In Memory of

Dorothy L. Ball

September 19, 1917 - June 11, 2017

Obituary


Mrs. Ball, 99, passed away Sunday, June 11, 2017 at Sharon Towers. She was born September 19, 1917 in St. Matthews, KY, the daughter of the late William H. and Frieda Lang Lausman.

Mrs. Ball was a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church where she was active in Women of the Church and received the Honorary Life Membership. She also did volunteer work at the Mint Museum, Crisis Assistance and Presbyterian Hospital.

She is survived by her daughter, Patricia Randall (William) of Raleigh; and her grandson, Brian Randall (Amanda); as well as a great-granddaughter,...

Mrs. Ball, 99, passed away Sunday, June 11, 2017 at Sharon Towers. She was born September 19, 1917 in St. Matthews, KY, the daughter of the late William H. and Frieda Lang Lausman.

Mrs. Ball was a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church where she was active in Women of the Church and received the Honorary Life Membership. She also did volunteer work at the Mint Museum, Crisis Assistance and Presbyterian Hospital.

She is survived by her daughter, Patricia Randall (William) of Raleigh; and her grandson, Brian Randall (Amanda); as well as a great-granddaughter, Lillian Randall.

Her husband, Samuel T. Ball, Jr., and her son, Samuel T. Ball, III, predeceased her.

A service to celebrate Mrs. Ball's life will be held at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, June 18th in the Morrison Chapel of Covenant Presbyterian Church. Her family will receive friends at the church following the service. Private inurnment will be in the church columbarium.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial contribution to Covenant Presbyterian Church, 1000 Morehead St., Charlotte, NC 28204; Sharon Towers Residents Fund, 5100 Sharon Rd., Charlotte, NC 28210; or Hospice & Palliative Care, Charlotte Region (www.hpccr.org).