June 14, 2010
Lees-McRae alumnus and former NFL player Robert G. Ball '82 dies at 47

Robert G. Ball '82, Lees-McRae alumnus and former NFL player, died on Thursday, June 10 at the age of 47. A native of Verona, NJ, Ball played football at Lees-McRae College in the early 80s, then went on to play at Kent State University in Ohio.

According to the Verona-Cedar Grove Times (NJ), his football career culminated in his playing in the National Football League for the Cleveland Browns and the New Jersey Generals.

You may access the obituary of Robert G. Hall '82 online here.

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