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Doris Lee Ball

April 14, 1944 — June 16, 2022

Doris Lee Ball, age 78 years, of Strunk, Kentucky died Thursday, June 16, 2022 at the Lake Cumberland regional Hospital in Somerset, Kentucky.

She was born in Day Ridge, Kentucky on April 14, 1944 the daughter of Loyd and Dollie Marie (Gibson) Tucker. Doris had served as Deputy Clerk in the McCreary County Clerk’s Office, enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family especially her grandbabies.

Her parents; brothers, Rev. Jimmy Tucker, Michael Tucker, Arnold Tucker, Jerry Tucker, and 3 infants; and a grandchild, Derek Shane Ball precede her in death.

Survivors include her husband, Alfred Calvin Ball of Strunk, Kentucky; children, Calvin Ball (Amy) of Whitley City, Kentucky, Stephanie Ross (Dwight) of Strunk, Kentucky, and Johnny Ball (Sebrena) of Strunk, Kentucky; brothers, Ancil Tucker and Ron Tucker both of Parkers Lake, Kentucky; sisters, Stella Jean Newton of Parkers Lake, Kentucky, Joyce Kidd (Steven) of Stearns, Kentucky, and Kimberly Tucker of Parkers Lake, Kentucky; grandchildren, Wesley Ball (Betti) who Doris helped to raise from a child, Conner Ball (Kelly), Elly Ball, Mason Ball, Cody Ross (Jera), Megan Gehring (Kyle), and Amber Ball; great grandchildren, Kylie Ball, Shane Ball, Tucker Gehring, and Jonthan Ball; and one great-great grandchild, Eli Perry. 

Funeral Services will be held 6pm Monday, June 20, 2022 at the McCreary County Funeral Home with Bro. Dwight Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the Ball Family Cemetery. The family will receive friends after 4pm Monday at the Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Breast Cancer Foundation.

McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.

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Monday, June 20, 2022

4:00 - 6:00pm (Eastern time)

McCreary County Funeral Home

, Whitley City, KY 42653

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Monday, June 20, 2022

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McCreary County Funeral Home

, Whitley City, KY 42653

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