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William Murry 'Bucky' McElroy

 

Bucky McElroy

Date of Birth: January 23, 1929, in Monroe, Louisiana

Date of Death: July 18, 2012, in Monroe, Louisiana (83 years old)

Source:

The Monroe News-Star - Published 07/19/12

Did you know?

Bucky McElroy attended Neville High School.

First becoming a prolific running back at Neville in the late 1940s, McElroy

went on to produce all-star careers at both Hinds Junior College and the

University of Southern Mississippi, where he has long resided in both schools’

Halls of FameMcElroy is also a member of the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame.

 

Teams:

1954 Chicago Bears (NFL)

College:

University of Southern Mississippi