Helen Colleen Ball, 72, of Thayer, Mo., formerly of Cave City, Ark., was born Oct. 19, 1935, at San Pedro, Calif., the daughter of Carl and Dorothy (Drinkwine) Rinebarger. She died July 3, 2008, at her home.
She was the retired owner of the Sugar Shack in Cave City and a member of the First Baptist Church in Evening Shade.
She was preceeded in death by: her parents; one son, Butch Ball; and one brother, Carl Rinebarger II.
Survivors include: her husband, Harvey Ball of Ash Flat; one son, Donnie K. Ball of Arizona; two daughters, Pamela Ball of Pleasant Plains and Cindy Lee of Thayer, Mo.; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; several nieces; nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
No services are planned.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.