Services Held Here Sunday for Eber Ball
Funeral services were held at the Ferguson Funeral Home Sunday for Eber Ball, 47, who died suddenly at his home in Cleveland February 13th. His death was said to have been caused by a heart attack.
A native of Plain City where he had learned the printing business and to be a linotype operator before going to Cleveland. Mr. Ball was employed by the Cleveland Plain Dealer for a number of years where he was regarded as one of the plant's best skilled workmen. He had worked for the Plain City Advocate during the last few years it was owned and operated by the late Mrs. Ollie Mackin and for a short time when it was owned by J. O. Lehman.
He is survived by his mother, Mrs. Sarah J. Ball and one sister, Mrs. Lucy Tobin of Plain City, and one brother Ellsworth Hayes Ball.
Services were conducted by Rev. B. A. Middleton of the local Methodist Church with interment in Forest Grove Cemetery.