Richard Maxwell “Dick” Huffman

Birth
Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
Death 13 Sep 1992 (aged 69)
Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Elkview, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 107947609 · View Source
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Richard Maxwell "Dick" Huffman was the son of James Edgar "Jube" Huffman (8/18/1892 - 12/15/1956)and Mamie Harper (9/29/1904 - 4/23/1961; Mamie was the dau. of Henry Kalib Harper and Luvina Gibson Harper. She and "Jube" never married. Dick was raised by his mother and encouraged by both his parents to play football. He was a professional football player for the Los Angeles Rams, starting in 1947 and also for Canada's Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He was named All-American at the University of Tennessee and later inducted into the West Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Canada's Pro Football Hall of Fame.


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  • Created by: CAROL FOUTY
  • Added: 6 Apr 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 107947609
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Maxwell “Dick” Huffman (27 Mar 1923–13 Sep 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 107947609, citing Harper Cemetery, Elkview, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by CAROL FOUTY (contributor 47217329) .