Gerald Ballard was President of the South Carolina Breakfast Club since 1979. He passed on December 4 after a battle with heart disease.
Not surprisingly, he already had his grave marker in place and had on it this inscription: "At the end of each day, let me conscientiously say I have dealt fairly, matched wits, yet faced all squarely. I have no one to answer to. No fine to pay." To my mind, that pretty much sums up Gerald Ballard.
The family is having a Memorial fly-in at Twin Lakes on June 23.
I took a liberty and put together an SCBC video retrospective of Gerald. It was presented at the funeral...