Winner of a dozen PGA Tours and one major championship.
He enlisted in the Marines at age 17 and served in Korea until 1955.
His legacy was honored when a golf course was named in his honor in 2001, located not far from his hometown.
He wife, Betty Cline, was a former flight attendant, who perished along with him in a 1966 airplane accident.
He had help from Arnold Palmer's British caddy for the British Open, the only major that he won.
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