Jessica Ball

Jessica Ball

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Jessica Rose Coxie Ball, 34, entered into Heaven’s gates and gained her wings on March 11, 2023.

A native of Greer, daughter of Julia Grace Kirby Russo of Spartanburg and Toby “Bo” Andrew Bishop (Melinda) of Rutherfordton, North Carolina, she was the Director of Operations for Sonfast Corporation and a member of Springwell Church.

Jessica was always outgoing and never met a stranger who didn’t instantly love her. Jessica was so giving of herself to her family and friends, and was always one step ahead of everyone. She treated everyone she encountered with kindness and generosity.

Also surviving are her fiancé, Charity Gosnell of Lyman; a son, Nova Ballinger; a daughter, Olive Gosnell; two sisters, Danielle Murphree (Nathan) of Taylors and Emily Yount (Tyler) of Forest City, North Carolina; a bonus brother, Paul Pappy (Michelle) of Travelers Rest; a bonus sister, Bridgett Sims (Josh); aunts, Carrie Kirby and Ginger Sporledger; grandmother, Brenda Kirby; grandfather, Mike Bishop; uncle, Billy Wayne Bishop; and cousins, Josh Bishop (Tera), Sandy Kirby, Nikki Davis, and Ciara Sporledger.

She was loved by many other family and friends.

She was predeceased by her grandfather, Larry Kirby, and grandmothers, Sandra Brown and Sandra Bishop.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, March 16, 2023, at The Wood Mortuary conducted by Rev. Jock Hendrix. Burial will follow in Wood Memorial Park.

Visitation will be held noon-1:45 p.m. Thursday at The Wood Mortuary.

The family is at their respective homes.

Memorials may be made to Springwell Church, Celebrate Recovery, 4369 Wade Hampton Blvd., Taylors, SC 29687.

Online condolences may be made at

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