George Horace Ballow Jr., age 97, passed away Sunday September 3, 2017, at Belle View Estates Nursing Home in Monticello. He was born January 1, 1920 in Seymour, TX to the late Cora (Tipton) and George Horace Ballow Sr.
He graduated from Sam Houston Junior High School in Amarillo, TX. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served nine years in World War II. Korea, and Occupied Germany. He then worked in the public sector until his retirement in the 1950s, after which he settled in Green Hill 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.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.