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Ace Parker

Ace Parker

Interment Location Visited Sequence in Graves I Have Visited
Portsmouth, VA June 8, 2024 28th Pro Football Hall Enshrinee visited


Fast Facts

Born: May 17, 1912 in Portsmouth, Virginia

Spouses: Thelma Sykes Parker (m. 1942-2009)

Military Rank: Ensign — U.S. Navy

Baseball Team: Philadelphia Athletics (1937-1938)

Primary Football Team: Brooklyn Dodgers (1937-1941)

Football Hall of Fame: Class of 1972

Died: November 6, 2013 in Portsmouth, Virginia

Age: 101

Interment: Olive Branch Cemetery, Portsmouth, Virginia

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