LaVeda A. Ball
LaVeda A. Ball, 88, St. Joseph, Missouri died Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at a local healthcare facility.
She was born August 22, 1923 to Jess Lee and Sadie Mae (Guyer) Scroggins in Forbes, Missouri.
She married Darrell William Ball. He preceded her in death in 1976.
Mrs. Ball was a dental assistant.
LaVeda enjoyed bingo, going dancing, traveling, and spending time with her family.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Lila Blakley and Velma Williams; brothers, Dale, Jesse, Keith, Leonard, Conard, Lawrence, Ivan, and Whitie Scroggins.
Survivors: daughter, Janice Swope, St. Joseph; daughter, Linda Barbosa (Ron), St. Joseph; son, Lee Ball, Houston, Texas; grandchildren, Karrie Merriott and Steve, Sara Brown and Dave, Tyler, Hayley and Hunter Ball; great-grandchildren, Londyn and Sydni Merriott, Rudy Barbosa, Nevaeh and Rourke Brown.
Services: 10:00 A.M. Monday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The Family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Sunday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 12:00 P.M., Noon Sunday. The Family suggests memorial gifts to Kendallwood Hospice and Carriage Square Nursing Home.