George E. “Butch” Ballard

George E. “Butch” Ballard

Birth
Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, USA
Death 1 Oct 2011 (aged 92)
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Willow Grove, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Jenkintown 2 Lot 419 Grave W
Memorial ID 77898686 · View Source
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He was a veteran of WWII serving in Navy bands as a drummer. The Philadelphia Inquirer newspaper described him as "one of the Philadelphia jazz scene's most storied elders". He died at the age of 92 years at the Cheltenham-York Road Nursing Center. An in depth biography can be found at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Butch_Ballard


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  • Created by: Malcolm Hall
  • Added: 9 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 77898686
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George E. “Butch” Ballard (26 Dec 1918–1 Oct 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 77898686, citing Fairview Cemetery, Willow Grove, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Malcolm Hall (contributor 47396468) .