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



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.



1964 Boston Patriots (AFL)

1965 Boston Patriots (AFL)

1966 Boston Patriots (AFL)

1967 Boston Patriots (AFL)


Grambling State University












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