RUSHVILLE - Ralph D. "Red" Ball, 81, of Rushville, died April 20, 2004, at his
was born April 12, 1923, in Franklin County, the son of Delbert V. and Mary Glisson Ball.He
was married to Mary Lee Durbin Oct. 4, 1947, and she
survives.He was a 1941 graduate of Rushville High School and entered the U.S. Navy.He served as a signalman 2nd class during World War II. He
retired after 30 years as manager of Rodefeld's Co.
Inc. in Rushville and Connersville
.He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church and was past exalted ruler of the Elks Lodge 1307.He was a former member of the Kiwanis and Rotary clubs.