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John D. 'J.D.' Garrett

 

J.D. Garrett

Date of Birth: November 28, 1941, in Natchitoches, Louisiana

Date of Death: July 4, 2012, in Natchitoches, Louisiana

Source:

thetowntalk.com

He died of natural causes at the pool, which he loved and where he

spent a great deal of time.

Did you know?

At Grambling, he was a three-time All-Southwestern Athletic Conference fullback

and was named to the Black College All-America team as a junior in 1962. He rushed

for 2,581 yards in his three seasons in the Tiger backfield.

 

Teams:

1964 Boston Patriots (AFL)

1965 Boston Patriots (AFL)

1966 Boston Patriots (AFL)

1967 Boston Patriots (AFL)

College:

Grambling State University