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Obituary for Francis Morgan Ball Jr.

Francis Morgan Ball, Jr. 77, of Dawsonville, GA passed away after and extended illness on Thursday, June 2, 2022, at Northside Hospital Forsyth, Cumming, GA. He was born in St. Louis, MO to the late Francis Morgan and Geraldine Delores Ball, Sr. He was a 20 plus year resident of Dawson County moving here from St. Louis, MO. He was a member of Grace Presbyterian Church, Dawsonville, GA.

He is survived by his loving wife, Ruth Ann Smiley Ball of Dawsonville, GA; Daughter, Susan Elizabeth Ball of St. Louis, MO; Son, Francis Morgan Ball, III of Dawsonville, GA; Brother and Sister-in-law, Michael Allen (Marcie) Ball of St. Louis, MO; Sister, Patricia Christine Crain of St. Louis, MO; and numerous other relatives also survive.

He will be laid to rest at a later date in the Dawsonville Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Dawsonville, GA. Their will be no formal services held.

Condolences may be left online at

Bearden Funeral Home, Dawsonville, GA 30534