Bobby Eaddy, Orangeburg Massacre Teenage survivor, dies at 72

A well-known award-winning speaker, Bobby Eaddy was known for his lectures about the demonstration and provided interviews to national media. Moreover, He was best recognized as the teenager who survived the 1968 Orangeburg Massacre.

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What Caused the Death of Orangeburg Massacre Survivor Bobby Eaddy?

The word of Bobby Eaddy’s passing has been spreading around the internet since he was recognized as a survivor of the 1968 Orangeburg Massacre. People pay tribute to the late Bobby on Facebook and Twitter as they grieve his passing. When he passed away, he was 72 years old. The bullet that entered Eaddy’s chest during the Massacre stopped an inch from his heart when he survived, and it remained there throughout the day of his death, which many now think to be his cause of death, though it has not yet been made public.

Alexander Conyers, the president of South Carolina State, stated that Bobby Eaddy “had a trauma that few people could understand, yet he transformed that experience into a force for enlightenment.” “We at SC State will always be grateful to him for his dedication to his alma institution and the generations he inspired with his courage and resolve. His loss will be felt deeply.

Bobby Eaddy Age, Family, and Early Life

The date of Bobby Eaddy’s death indicates that he was 72 years old, so we assume he was born around 1950. However, little information regarding his personal life has surfaced over the internet, we do not have any specific information regarding his date of birth, which makes it difficult to find any particular information about him right now. Furthermore, we haven’t heard from his family except for his family, so we don’t know about his family background in detail right now.

Bobby Eaddy Family

Since His personal life has not been widely documented online on websites like Wikipedia at this time, it is making it difficult to find specific information about him. We are therefore unable to provide you with any current information about his life. Once we learn more about him, we will update whatever is relevant to him.

Bobby Eaddy Career, What was his Profession?

When he was a freshman at South Carolina State and was shot by state troopers during a 1968 Civil Rights protest, he was known as an Orangeburg Massacre survivor. At the protest, he and 27 other people were shot; three students died in what would come to be known as the Orangeburg Massacre. Since then, he has developed into a celebrated public speaker who discussed the demonstration in lectures and interviews with the national press, according to a news release.

During the 2015 observance of the Orangeburg Massacre’s 47th anniversary, he spoke to the university community. Moreover, He was a Bulldogs football player who also pursued coaching aspirations by studying physical education. He served in the US for eight years after graduating. Army. His service included time spent in the Vietnam War.

Which school and college did he go to?

He is a graduate of South Carolina State University. According to his Facebook Profile, He went to Gibbs High School.

Bobby Eaddy’s Net Worth, How much does he earn?

Multiple sources estimate his net worth to be between $2 million and $5 million, but we cannot be certain as different sources have different estimates.

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As a result, we will update this section once we receive any valid information regarding his net worth from a reliable source in the near future.

Bobby Eaddy’s Wife, What about his relationship?

He was a married man and he was married to Patsy Eaddy. She is a former teacher at Guilford County Schools. She is also available on Facebook. He shared sons named Andre and Derran and a daughter named Latisha with her.

Bobby Eaddy Wife

Was he available on any social media platforms?

He was available on Facebook with 952+ followers. However, We did not find him on other social media platforms like Instagram, and Twitter as we assume he might not be available on it or might be available with a different username.

We will update this section if we get any leads in the future regarding his social media presence on Instagram or Twitter, or any other platforms.

Bobby Eaddy FAQs

Who is Bobby Eaddy?

Bobby Eaddy was a well know award-winning public speaker who gave lectures and national media interviews about the demonstration. He was best recognized as the teenage who survived the 1968 Orangeburg Massacre.

How old is Bobby Eaddy?

Bobby Eaddy was 72 years old.

What Caused the Death of Bobby Eaddy?

When Eaddy was alive during the Massacre, the bullet that had penetrated his chest stopped an inch from his heart. It stayed there the entire day of his death, which many today believe to be the cause of death even though it has not yet been made public.

What is Bobby Eaddy’s Net Worth?

Multiple sources estimate his net worth to be between $2 million and $5 million, but we cannot be certain as different sources have different estimates.

When Was Bobby Eaddy Born?

He was born in 1950.

Was Bobby Eaddy available on any social media platform?

 He was available on Facebook where he has 952+ friends.

Was Bobby Eaddy dating anyone?

 He was a married man and he has been married to Patsy Eaddy until the time of his death.

Physical Appearance of  Bobby Eaddy’s Height, Weight

HeightN / A
WeightN / A
Hair ColourSalt and pepper
Eye ColourBrown
Body typeFit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Bobby Eaddy’s should be known

Zodiac SignN / A
Net Worth$2 to $ 5 million
Single/ In a relationship/Married/DivorcedMarried
Current SpousePatsy Eaddy