OUR FRIEND AND COLLEAGUE RIP
ONA CREW CABIN AND
CAPTAIN HOBIE BALL
Hobie flew as a co-pilot and was
later made captain. He was hired
as a pilot with ONA on July 25, 1966.
He married ONA fligh attendant
and they had two children,
Tracie Ball and Samuel Ball and
lived in West Memphis, Arkansas
their whole married life.
Hobie died in a single engine plane
crash in Louisiana after taking
off from Lakefront Airport in
New Orleans, Louisana.
He was 39 years old.
Kathleen now lives in Diamondhead, MS.
Lockheed L-188 Electra
N284F at JFK in 1973