Sophia Annon Ball Obituary

This obituary was found in the collection of the Colson Library, Morgantown, WV and submitted by Bridgette Osz.


Sophia Ball was born Nov 8, 1841 Died at her home at Moatsville Sept 28, 1917. She was 75y 10 months 28 days old.

She was the daughter of John and Isabel Annon, She was married to Eugene Stalnaker and to this union to this union two children were born Henry A. W. Stalnaker of Tucker County and Clementine Weaver of Arden, WV After the death of her first husband she was married to Elder Isaac Ball and to this union were born 4 sons and 3 daughters Zackeriah Ball, of Tucker County, George Ball deceased, Samuel B. Ball of Cove. Mary Hall, of Taylor County, Martha A Phelps, of Davis and Bell Arble of Moatsville, with whom her mother lived at the time of her death, She also leaves 8 brothers and 2 sisters, Elders G.W. and J. Annon, of Thornton and Elder S. M. Annon of Kirt, Elizabeth DeMoss of Thornton and Clara B. DeMoss of Grafton 2 brothers and two sisters preceded her in death.

Has long paragraph about her devotion to God and she joined German Baptist church

Funeral services by Rev. Bradford Shaffer, buried next to last husband.

written by S.M. Annon


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