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Dixie Farewell: The Life and Death of Chucky Mullins
by Larry Woody
Veteran sports journalist Larry Woody offers a heartfelt portrait of Roy Lee (Chucky) Mullins, a freshman at the University of Mississippi, who was tragically injured during an Ole Miss-Vanderbilt game in 1989 and died one year later. Set against a backdrop of poverty and racial hatred, Mullins' story is one of triumph over adversity--an inspiring chronicle of a young man ...more
Hardcover, 108 pages
Published February 1st 1994 by Eggman Publishing
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I was the first female student trainer for Ole Miss football. Chucky Mullins was red-shirted the year I was there in 1988. The following year in 1989 Chucky had a hard hit on the field and became paralized and was such an inspiration to me and so many others. He later died and this book along with Chucky's life inspires me today.