William E 'Billy' Ballard

26 Jun 1947 - 5 Feb 1987

Change Your Language

close

You can change the language of the BillionGraves website by changing the default language of your browser.

Learn More
English
Register

William E 'Billy' Ballard

26 Jun 1947 - 5 Feb 1987
edit Edit Record
photo Add Images
group_add Add Family
description Add a memory

Grave site information of William E 'Billy' Ballard (26 Jun 1947 - 5 Feb 1987) at Chamberlain Cemetery in Kingsville, Kleberg, Texas, United States from BillionGraves

Life Information

William E 'Billy' Ballard

Born:
Died:

Chamberlain Cemetery

735 W Caesar Ave
Kingsville, Kleberg, Texas
United States

Headstone Description

I LOVE YOU NOW AND FOREVER
IF YOU'RE EVER GOING TO LOVE ME LOVE ME NOW WHILE I CAN KNOW ALL THE SWEET AND TENDER FEELINGS WHICH FROM REAL AFFECTION FLOW IF YOU'VE DEAR SWEET THOUGHTS ABOUT ME WHY NOT WHISPER THEM TO ME DON'T YOU KNOW I WOULD MAKE ME HAPPY AND AS GLAD AS GLAD COULD BE SO DEAR LE YOU LOVE ME LET ME KNOW IT NOW WHILE CRYING I CAN OWN AND TREASURE IT , EN3 US Navy Vietnam, EN3 IS Navy
Vetnam
Transcriber

Rex Hicks

June 8, 2012
Photographer

Joseph Pergler

May 16, 2012

Nearby Graves

See more nearby graves
Upgrade to BG+

Grave Site of William E "Billy"

edit

William E 'Billy' Ballard is buried in the Chamberlain Cemetery at the location displayed on the map below. This GPS information is ONLY available at BillionGraves. Our technology can help you find the gravesite and other family members buried nearby.

Download the free BillionGraves mobile app for iPhone and Android before you go to the cemetery and it will guide you right to the gravesite.
android Google play phone_iphone App Store

Life timeline of William E 'Billy' Ballard

1947
William E 'Billy' Ballard was born on 26 Jun 1947
William E 'Billy' Ballard was 10 years old when Space Race: Launch of Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite to orbit the Earth. The Space Race refers to the 20th-century competition between two Cold War rivals, the Soviet Union (USSR) and the United States (US), for dominance in spaceflight capability. It had its origins in the missile-based nuclear arms race between the two nations that occurred following World War II, aided by captured German missile technology and personnel from the Aggregat program. The technological superiority required for such dominance was seen as necessary for national security, and symbolic of ideological superiority. The Space Race spawned pioneering efforts to launch artificial satellites, uncrewed space probes of the Moon, Venus, and Mars, and human spaceflight in low Earth orbit and to the Moon.
William E 'Billy' Ballard was 17 years old when Martin Luther King Jr. received the Nobel Peace Prize for combating racial inequality through nonviolence. Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968. Born in Atlanta, King is best known for advancing civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, tactics his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi helped inspire.
1977
William E 'Billy' Ballard was 30 years old when Star Wars is released in theaters. Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. It is the first film in the original Star Wars trilogy and the beginning of the Star Wars franchise. Starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, David Prowse, James Earl Jones, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, and Peter Mayhew, the film focuses on the Rebel Alliance, led by Princess Leia (Fisher), and its attempt to destroy the Galactic Empire's space station, the Death Star.
William E 'Billy' Ballard died on 5 Feb 1987 at the age of 39
BillionGraves.com
Grave record for William E 'Billy' Ballard (26 Jun 1947 - 5 Feb 1987), BillionGraves Record 1372612 Kingsville, Kleberg, Texas, United States

Loading