The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

December 22, 2013

Ruby Ball


Sunday, December 22, 2013 — Ruby Dianne Ball, 57 years of age, of Albemarle, passed away Monday, December 16, 2013 at her residence in Albemarle.

Ruby was born June 16, 1956 in New Jersey to the late Luther Benson Little, Sr. and the late Willie Loraine Hatley. She was also preceded in death by brother, Luther Benson Little II and sister, Patty Little.

The family received friends from 9-10 a.m. Friday, December 20, 2013 at Hartsell Funeral Home in Albemarle. The funeral service followed at 10 a.m. in Hartsell Funeral Home’s Lefler Memorial Chapel and was officiated by Rev. Ron Loflin. Burial followed at West Concord Cemetery, 331 Union Cemetery Road SW, Concord, NC 28027.

She is survived by her daughter, Misty (Brian) Torbett; sons, Joe Furr and Tom Furr; sisters, Lois Little, Frances Mauldin, Mary Yarbrough, Tammy Measi-mer and Teresa Blackwelder; brothers, James Little, Benny Little, and Dennis Becker; numerous nieces and nephews; and four grandchildren, Jasper Furr, and Brenda, Bailey and Thatcher Torbett.

Ruby Dianne was loved greatly in life and will be missed deeply in death.

Memorials may be made to Community Hospice of Troy, 120 N. Main Street, Troy, NC 27371.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Ball family.

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