Betty Bradley Ball, age 78 of the Balltown community in Swain County, NC, followed her husband Charles Ray to their heavenly home to walk the streets of Glory hand and hand on Saturday June 27, 2020.
Known for her compassion and love for others she continuously wanted to tell others about the Lord and how good He had been to her. As Proverbs 31:10 says “who can find a virtuous woman? For her price is far above rubies”. Her hearts desire was for people to know the Lord.
Betty was a life long native of Swain County. She worked hard and retired from Con Met in 2015.
She enjoyed camping at Smokemont with her best friends, but most of all she enjoyed loving on her great grandbabies. She adored her great grandchildren. She sung Jesus Loves Me to them and showed them how to live for Jesus.
In addition to her loving husband, she was also preceded in death by her parents, Pomeroy and Irene Bradley, two sons, Ronnie Ball Sr. and Mitchell Smiley.
She is survived by her daughter, Pat Smiley; four grandchildren, Shae Deck and husband Josh, Kayla Gregory and husband Travis, Aaron Smiley and wife Sarah and Ronnie Ball Jr and wife Ashley; seven great grandchildren, Ayden Smiley, Gracelynn Deck, Willow Smiley, Aizleigh Gregory, Fischer Deck, Addison Gregory and Charlie Ball.
Funeral services were held 2:00 PM Monday, June 29th at Crisp Funeral Home. Revs. Tony Cochran, Caleb King, and Marty Pressley officiated with burial at Cline Cemetery.
The family received friends from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM Monday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers were David and Ethan King, Robbie Bumgarner, Woover Partridge, Jesse Gonzalez, and Ayden Smiley.