Shane Ballard

 

Age: 23

 

Summary: actor and independent filmmaker who was the subject of director Ron Tibbett's documentary film Citizen Shane, which chronicled of his run for the office of Lowndes County (Mississippi) sheriff which he ran as a pro-porn Republican that also featured three songs by serial killer Charles Manson (he was a friend of Manson whom he often spoke to on the phone), who also acted in the indie shorts Cookie Jar and Terror Toons 2: The Sick and Silly Show.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning

 

Born: January 13, 1981

 

Died: August 13, 2004

 

Location: Columbus, Mississippi