Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
May 5, 2012 8:38 am EDT


MARYSVILLE — James E. “Jim” Ball, 53, of Marysville, died Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at Milcrest Nursing Home in Marysville.

He was born Dec. 26, 1958, to Eugene Ball of Sunbury and the late Marilu (Arrington) Ball. He was a 1977 graduate of Big Walnut High School and attended Genoa Baptist Church. He lived in the Marysville area since 1995 and worked at Honda since 1989.

He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Yan (Liu) Ball, whom he married July 2, 1989; daughter, Jamie Lee Ball at home; father, Eugene (Crystal) Ball of Sunbury; brothers, Chris (Marcia Hieber) of Sunbury, Gene of Columbus.

Friends may call Monday one hour prior to the noon service at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury. Private interment will take place at a later date.

Memorial contributions can be made to Autism Society of Central Ohio, 286 Weydon Road, Worthington, OH 43085.

For full obituary visit

Copyright The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.