Emma Elaine Ball, 60

Published 8:18 pm Thursday, November 30, 2017

Emma Elaine Ball, age 60, of Eubank, departed this life on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017 at UK Medical Center in Lexington.

Emma was born on January 25, 1957, in the Blue John Community in Pulaski County, to the late Irvin Henry and Annie Luella Swain Baker. She was a devoted mother and a retired nurse with Lifeline Home Health. Emma loved to read, spend time outside in the pool with her kids and grandkids. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother. She loved to travel to the beach and make homemade candy during the holidays.

She is survived by her husband, David Ball of Eubank; three sons, George A. Williamson, Kevin Lee Williamson, and Shannon Dale Williamson, all of Somerset; one daughter, Amanda (and Charles “Chuck”) Hargis of Eubank; 11 grandchildren, Tyler Valentour, Cody (and Brittany) Williamson, Daulton Williamson, Monica Williamson (and Jim Baker), Whitney Williamson (Seth Baker), Isaiah Hargis, Christian Hargis, Abigail Hargis, Joshua Hargis, Polly Hargis, and Jasper Hargis; six great-grandchildren, Jayden Baker, Kenslee Baker, Ariella Baker, Bentlee Williamson, Brylee Williamson, and Jaxson Williamson; three brothers, Danny Joe (and Teresa) Baker of Texas; Norman (and Patty) Baker of West Va.; Glen (and Annie) Baker of Monticello; two sisters, Madeline (and Ronald) Baker of Blue John, Ky., and Joyce (and Lawrence) Blevins of Tennessee.

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Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by a stepdaughter, Rebecca Ball; a brother, Samuel Baker; and two sisters, Wilma Matthews and Ruby Standifer.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Nov. 28, at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Zandell Hasty officiating. Burial followed in Liberty Baptist Cemetery in Crab Orchard.

Lake Cumberland Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.