Donald A. Ball

Eden – Donald Alton Ball, 84, of here, passed away on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury, Md.

Born in Salisbury on September 26, 1933, he was the son of the late Alton and Hilda (Bloodsworth) Ball. He  was a lifetime farmer, and worked for  Ota Stevenson, Inc.  Most business’ and restaurants around town knew him as the “Egg Man”. He attended Christ United Methodist Church in Salisbury and was a member of the Wicomico County Farm Bureau.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Mabel Lee Ball, son Donald Ball (Sherry) of Salisbury, daughter Dawn Sard (Don) of Mardela,  brother Alfred Ball (Doris) Ball of Eden, brother in law Dean French (Betty) of Quantico, several nieces and nephews and last but not least, his beloved and constant companion-his  beautiful German Shepherd dog  Shez.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday , April 17, 2017 at Christ United Methodist Church, 211 Phillip Morris Dr. Salisbury, Md. Visitation will be from 9:30-11:00 A.M. Rev. Bill Green will officiate. Interment will follow at Asbury United Methodist Church Cemetery in Mt. Vernon.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his memory to Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, Md. 21802.

1 comment to Donald A. Ball

  • Rev. David & Sharon Justis

    Our prayers go out to Mable Lee and family. Donald Ball was a great UMYF Advisor at the Church I grew up in. May he rest in God’s peace.

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