Martha W. Ball

Martha Westbrook Ball, 93, of Louisburg, N.C., died Wednesday evening, July 11, 2018.

Martha was born May 2, 1925, the daughter of the late Jack Walter and Elizabeth Mary Solana Westbrook. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lindy W. Ball, and brothers, Jack W. Westbrook Jr., Cecil Westbrook, Samuel Westbrook and Marshall Westbrook.

A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Oakwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.

Martha is survived by her sister, Sara Yelvington of Palatka.

The family would like to thank her caregivers, Debbie Smith, Bettie Richardson, Sharon Jones and Transitions Life Care Hospice, for the wonderful care and attention given to Martha and to all the family, friends and neighbors for the phone calls and visits to Martha during her sickness.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Piney Grove United Methodist Church, care of Donna Ball, 352 Moulton Road, Louisburg, N.C. 27549.

Arrangements are by Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory in Louisburg, N.C., www.stricklandfuneralhome.net.