Ninth Generation


5220. Billie Dale Ezell3483 was born on 24 June 1924 in Summers, Washington County, Arkansas.2790,2791 He appeared in the census in the household of Claude Elmer Ezell and Ada Jean Willis on 19 April 1930 in Illinois Township, Washington County, Arkansas.2789 He appeared in the census in the household of Claude Elmer Ezell and Ada Jean Willis on 18 April 1940 in Illinois Township, Washington County, Arkansas.2790 Billie served in the military U. S. Army Air Corps at World War II.2791 He flew 32 missions over Germany and Occupied Europe, including 2 over Omaha Beach on D-Day. For his service he was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Air Medal with five oak leaf clusters, and, specifically for his service on D-Day, the French Legion of Honor Medal


He died on 22 May 2015 at the age of 90 at Willard Walker Hospice Home in Fayetteville, Washington County, Arkansas.2791 He was buried on 27 May 2015 at Weddington Cemetery in Weddington, Washington County, Arkansas. Billie has reference number RM 28383.

Billie Dale Ezell and Theda Faye Cawthon were married.2791 Theda Faye Cawthon has reference number RM 34052.

Billie Dale Ezell-28383 and Theda Faye Cawthon-34052 had the following children:

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Richard Dale Ezell-28384.

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Michael Lloyd Ezell-34053.