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Joseph Reed 'Joe' Abbey

 

Joe Abbey

University of North Texas Athletic Hall of Fame 2001

Date of Birth: March 21, 1925, in Denton, Texas

Date of Death: March 6, 2014, in Texas ( years old)

Source:

DeBerry Funeral Home - Published 03/07/14

Did you know?

Joe Abbey graduated from Denton (TX) High School in 1942.

He served in the United States Army during World War II, fighting in the

Philippines.

 

Teams:

1948 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1949 New York Bulldogs (NFL)

College:

University of Texas, University of North Texas