EMERSON H. BALLOU, JR. (Age 81)
Peacefully passed away at Holy Cross Hospital on Tuesday, October 30, 2012. A native of Halifax, VA, he relocated to Washington, DC at the age of 14 and graduated from Dunbar High School in 1949. After graduation he entered the Air Force. He was predeceased in May 2012 by his dear wife, Wilhelmena J. Ballou and in 1997 by his daughter, Camilla E. Ballou. Father of Emerson H. Ballou, III and Matthew L. Ballou (Dana); grandfather of Megan C. Douglas and Eden K. Ballou. A Celebration of Life will be held Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at St. Paul Baptist Church, 1611 Brentwood Rd., NE, Washington, DC, viewing 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Interment Maryland National Cemetery. Arrangements by MCGUIRE.