Warren (Ray) Ball

Warren (Ray) Ball passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019. Visitation will be held on Friday, July 19, 2019 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Navarre Funeral Home, 2444 Rollingbrook Dr., Baytown, Texas.   Funeral Services will also be held on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 12 p.m. at Navarre Funeral Home in Baytown, Texas, with interment following at Grand View Cemetery in Pasadena, Texas.  To share words of comfort with the family please visit www.navarrefuneralhome.com

Warren (Ray) Ball, 72, of Baytown, Texas passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at his home surrounded by family.  He was born on February 3, 1947 in Beaumont, Texas.

Ray graduated from South Park High School and Lamar University in Beaumont.  He was in the Army and fought oversees during the Vietnam war.   Ray worked for most of his career at the Chocolate Bayou and Cedar Bayou Chemical Plants owned by Amoco/BP/INEOS.  He was a member of the Eastside Church of Christ in Baytown.

Ray loved the outdoors—hunting, fishing and plinking and he was still a shade tree auto mechanic up until recent months.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James Ball and Edna (Allen) Stidham and his granddaughter, Isabella Rae Byington.

Survivors include his wife Rita Ball, daughter Sarah Byington, her husband Brad and grandson Brayden Byington, son Brian Ball and his wife Jaime and granddaughters Rowan & Violet Ball, brother Arthur Kinney and his wife Gay Lynne and their children Theresa & Matthew, sister Mary Kinney and her daughter Andreanna. 

The family offers special thanks to Joanne Beharry for her recent, calm caregiving to Ray.

Visitation will be held on Friday, July 19, 2019 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Navarre Funeral Home, 2444 Rollingbrook Dr., Baytown, Texas.   Funeral Services will also be held on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 12 p.m. at Navarre Funeral Home in Baytown, Texas, with interment following at Grand View Cemetery in Pasadena, Texas. 

To share words of comfort with the family please visit www.navarrefuneralhome.com