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J.W. Lockett


J.W. Lockett

Date of Birth: February 23, 1937, Bardwell, Texas

Date of Death: December 14, 1999, in Baltimore, Maryland (62 years old)




Did you know?

Every other web site lists his death date as August 18, 2003. 

There was a John W. Lockett that died on that day, with a birth date of 

March 18, 1937, but it was not the player.  The football player was not from

Las Vegas and was not born in New Mexico like this man's obituary states.



1961 San Francisco 49ers (NFL)

1961 Dallas Cowboys (NFL)

1962 Dallas Cowboys (NFL)

1963 Baltimore Colts (NFL)

1964 Washington Redskins (NFL)

1965 Montreal Alouettes (CFL)

1966 Montreal Alouettes (CFL)


University of Central Oklahoma