Lorraine was born January 15, 1922 in Ashland, Ore. to parents Lester and Eva Lacy, the youngest of 10 children.

She is survived by step-daughters, Dottie Havlik of Scappoose, Ore. and Floraine Johnson of Myrtle Point, Ore.; step-son Butch Ball of Yakima, Wash.; and nephew Alex Lacy of Medford, Ore. She had numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Warren V. Ball; and daughters, Pauline Mather and Shirley Burns.

She and her husband lived in Montague, Calif. for 35 years, before moving to Medford, Ore. She recently moved to Shasta County, Calif.

Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, August 4, 2014 at the Mountain View Cemetery in Ashland, Oregon.