William "Sou" Bridgeforth



Age: 97


Summary: the last surviving owner of a Negro Leagues baseball team who during the mid-1940's purchased the Baltimore Elite Giants for $11,000 (which included the team bus) and who later owned the Birmingham Black Barons.



Cause of Death: Leukemia


Born: March 23, 1907


Died: July 22, 2004


Location: Nashville, Tennessee