Name: Arbutus Rasnake
Birth: 7 OCT 1927 in Council, Buchanan Co., VA
Death: 4 JUN 2014 in Honaker, Russell Co., VA
Reference Number: 107187
2014, Honaker, Russell Co., VA, Obituary
Bristol Herald Courier (VA) Date: June 6, 2014
Mrs. Arbutus Rasnake Ball, age 86, of the Big A Mountain section of Honaker, Va., passed away Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at her home. Born October 7, 1927, in Council, Va., she was a daughter of the late Elbert and Alta Mae Presley Rasnake. A lifelong resident of the area, she attended Trinity Freewill Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Major F. "June" Ball; two daughters, Linda Lockhart and Rebecca Jane Compton; two grandsons, Andrew Ball and Benjamin Compton; two brothers, Walter Rasnake and Marvin Rasnake; and one sister, Madalene Rasnake Ball.
Survivors include two daughters, Anna Blankenship of Honaker, and Barbara Rose and husband Claude, of Council; two sons, Kenneth Ball and Jimmy Ball both of Honaker; one son-in-law, Kenny Compton; one brother, William Rasnake and wife Thelma, of Council;13 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 7, 2014, in the Honaker Funeral Home Chapel, Honaker, Va., with the Rev. Edward Tiller and the Rev. Roy Lee Wilson officiating. Interment will follow in the Frank Smith Cemetery on Big A Mountain, Va. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
From: Diane Renfrow dhrenfrow(at)yahoo.com
Major Fitchue June Ball , Jr. b: 20 NOV 1924 in Buchanan Co., VA
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