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July 21, 1959 ~ May 21, 2019 (age 59)


Glenn Everett Ball

Age 59

Of Athens

Went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 21, 2019

At his residence.


A native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, he was the son of the late Archie and Amanda Farris Ball and was preceded in death by his biological father, Jack Mallory; a granddaughter, LaKesha Dawson.  He was a former employee of the CSX Railroad and retired from Lowe’s. He was a member of Antioch Church of Jesus Christ.


Survivors include his wife of 33 years,

   Brenda Carolyn Richesin Ball of Athens

Four daughters and two sons-in-law,

   Tammy and Roger Fairman of Niota

   Bobbie and Marty Hatfield of Athens

   Stephanie Ball of Sweetwater

   Jennifer Ball of Sweetwater

Three sons and one daughter-in-law,

   Mack and Janice Plemons of Sweetwater

   Ernie Plemons of Sweetwater

   Glenn Ball Jr. of OH.

9 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren

One sister,

   Vickie “Sissy” Lankford of Athens

One brother and sister-in-law,

   Jerry and Mary Ball of Athens


Funeral services will be 7 pm Thursday in the chapel of Ziegler Funeral Home with Pastor Roger Fairman and Rev. Roger Fairman II officiating.  Burial will be 11 am Friday in Cedar Grove Cemetery.


Pallbearers will be Roger Fairman II, Eric Hatfield, Jonathon Dawson, Marty Hatfield, Mack Plemons, Caid Wallace, Bryson Fairman, and Greg Marion.


The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm Thursday at the funeral home.


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Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Glenn Everett Ball.

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May 23, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ziegler Funeral Home
521 W. Madison Ave
Athens, TN 37303

Funeral Service
May 23, 2019

7:00 PM
Ziegler Funeral Home
521 W. Madison Ave
Athens, TN 37303

May 24, 2019

11:00 AM
S. Hill Street and Glendale Ave.
ATHENS, TN 37303

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