Monday, April 10, 2017

Roscoe Batts

Roscoe William Batts

April 11, 1914
Scircleville, IN

July 7, 2002
Los Gatos, CA

1931-32 Scircleville High School - Indiana (High School)
1933-34 Butler University (College)
1934-35 Butler University (College)
1935-36 Butler University (College)
1936-37 Indianapolis U.S. Tire (MBC)

Born to Arthur and Eva Batts, Roscoe played baseball, football and basketball at Butler. After Butler, and playing for a season for U.S. Tire, Batts went to law school at Indiana University. He moved to Chicago and later California. Batts worked for International Havester, retiring in 1976.

He married Helen Behmer (1913-1995) in 1939 and they had a son and a daughter.

Chicago Tribune, July 25, 2002


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