Thursday, March 5, 2009

Norman Tyler Ball, 14, of Springdale, Ark., died Feb. 24, 2009, at Northwest Medical Center in Springdale, Ark. He was born June 20, 1994, in Berryville, Ark., to Norman Andrew and Marcelle Jo Lawrence Ball. He attended Central Jr. High in Springdale, where he was a member of the band and enjoyed cross country running.

Survivors include: his parents, of Springdale, Ark.; a sister, Patricia Nicole Ball, of the home; grandparents, Norman and Joy Ball, of Eagle Rock, and JoAnn and James Messmer, of Camden; and great-grandparent, Lewie Hoke, of Gravette, Ark.

Graveside services were 1 p.m. Saturday at Munsey Cemetery in Eagle Rock with Varl Ball and Paul Yarnall officiating.

Memorials may be made to the Central Jr. High Band, 2811 West Huntsville, Springdale, AR 72762 Attn: Carie Edwards.

Arrangements were by Sisco Funeral Home, Springdale, Ark.