George Horace Ballow Jr.
George Horace Ballow Jr., 97, passed away Sunday September 3, 2017, at Belle View Estates Rehabilitation and Care Center in Monticello. He was born January 1, 1920 in Seymour, Texas to the late Cora (Tipton) and George Horace Ballow Sr.
He graduated from Sam Houston Junior High School in Amarillo, Texas. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served nine years in World War II in Korea and occupied Germany. He then worked in the public sector until his retirement in the 1950s, after which he settled in Green Hill community in Drew County.
Survivors include a brother, Wylie Ballow, and special friends and caregivers Roy and Rebecca Huskey, and Seth Huskey, all of Green Hill.
He was cremated and by his request there will be no memorial service. Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project.
Cremation arrangements were entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service in Jacksonville (www.anaturalstatefuneralservice.com).