|Death: ||Apr. 27, 2006|
A U.S.Army veteran World War 2;he was in the Battle of the Bulge in Germany.he was severely wounded and received the Purple Heart,His first wife of 58 years was Opal Gomez,his second wife;He married Josephine Cash in 1999. his four daughters;Lynda Wheelock,Daphne McElwreath,Toni Gwaltney,and Melanie Gomez.6 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren,he was a professional heavyweight boxer,ranked as one of the top athletes in Tampa,Florida history,with an 83-6-1 record,with 77 knockouts.
Addie Opal May Gomez (1921 - 1999)*
Garden of Memories Cemetery
Created by: Kenneth W. Reckart
Record added: Apr 30, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14127028