Norman “Dwayne” Ball
Norman “Dwayne” Ball, age 77, of Eagle Rock, Missouri passed away Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at his home.
He was born March 17, 1944 in Eagle Rock, Missouri, the son of Norman Finas and Maude Mae (Bradford) Ball. On February 28, 1967 in Kansas City, Kansas he was united in marriage to Charlene “Joy” Hoke who survives. Also surviving are one son, Andy Ball and his wife Marcey of Rogers, Arkansas; two daughters, Michelle Ozbun and her husband Rodney of Eagle Rock, Missouri and Annette DeMaris and her husband Charles of Mattapoisett, Massachusetts; one sister, Martha Jean Brashear of Davis, California; four grandchildren, Nikki Nance and her husband Darren, Linzie Dotson and her husband Russell, Lane Ozbun, Lexi Steele and her husband Jaden and two great grandchildren, Rylie Nance and Brantley Dotson.
Preceding him in death were his parents; two sisters, Glenna Carson and Freda Northington and one grandson, Tyler Ball.
Dwayne grew up in Eagle Rock. After graduating from Cassville High School in 1962 he attended Draughon Business College. From November 7, 1963 until November 5, 1965 he served in the United States Army as Military Police. Upon returning, he moved to Kansas City and was employed by the Kansas City Police Department for five years. There he met the love of his life, Joy. In 1971 they moved to Texas where he became a State Trooper, returning to Eagle Rock in 1984. Before retiring he was employed by Walmart in the security department. His long illness was due to cancer and is now at home with his Lord. He enjoyed horses and gardening and especially loved his grandkids and great grandkids.
Services will be held at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, April 3, 2021 at Roaring River Baptist Church in Eagle Rock, Missouri under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Scott Hill and Pastor Tony Ball will conduct the services. Burial will be at Munsey Cemetery in Eagle Rock, Missouri.
The family will receive friends from 9:30 A.M. until service time at Roaring River Baptist Church in Eagle Rock.
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