Reverend Noah Frank Ball, age 80, transitioned Sept. 6, 2017 at his home. He was the pastor of First Baptist Church of Bozentown for 51 years until his illness. He was preceded in death by his son, Andre' Ball; parents, Abrenda and Clifford Ball; siblings, Clifford Ball, the Rev. Richard Ball, Emma Nash, Mary Hughes, and Elizabeth Ball. He leaves to cherish his memories his daughters, Sandra Thrasher, Clarissa Doyle, Tonya Rooks; sons, Greyland Ball, Anthony Ball, Julius D. Ball, Kenneth Ball; sister, Daisy Henson; devoted sister-in-law Ophelia (Clifford) Ball, and a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and dear friends. Funeral services will be held at noon Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 at Born Again Missionary Baptist Church, 1228 Latta Street. The body will lie-in-state two hours prior to the service at the church. Interment: Forest Hills Cemetery. The body will lie-in-state after noon Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017 and the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.