Buford Pusser

Buford Pusser

Did Buford Pusser really have a big stick?

Buford was the Walking Tall Sheriff with BigStick in McNairy County. For years he has battled moon clouds, gamblers and sinners all over Mississippi. He was shot, stabbed, beaten, detonated and crushed. His wife was killed.

So he was a real Buford cleaner?

Buford Hayse Pusser (December 12, 1937 - August 21, 1974) was sheriff of McNairy County, Tennessee from 1964 to 1970 and an Adamsville police officer from 1970 to 1972. The Buford Pusser Museum was located in the house where he died in 1974.

Do you even know what Buford Pusser died of?

car accidentQuite simply, how many times have Buford Pusser been shot?

During his tenure as sheriff, Buford Pusser imprisoned, stabbed and killed more than 7,500 criminals eight times! On August 12, 1967, Bufford Pusser and his wife were hanged, she was killed, they shot him in the face!Did Buford Pusser have a child?

Right, family photo: Buford Pusser and his wife Pauline. Their only child together, Dwana. His children and grandchildren. Pauline's children, Mike and Diane.

How true is it to go high?

This is the true story of a Tennessee Crusader Sheriff named Buford Pusser.

Where is he?

When Pusser was forced to stick with the film on a 44-state promotional tour, he admits Walking Tall was about 80% real and 20% licensed to the film.

Is Dwana Pusser dead?

Death (1961-2018)

How old was Buford Pusser when he was murdered?

Age 36 (1937-1974)

How Tall Is Joe Don Baker?


89 m

In what year did Pauline Pusser die?

August 12, 1967

Where should it rise up?

Although shot in Squamish, British Columbia, Canada, the scene for this 2004 film is in semi-rural Kitsap County, Washington rather than McNairy County, Tennessee, where Sheriff Buford Pusser originated.

Who was the first Walking Tall?

Buford Pusser

Was Dwana Pusser married?

Dwana Pusser Garrison was born on January 9, 1961 in Chicago, Illinois, to the legendary Sheriff Buford Pusser and Pauline Mullins Pusser. She married Jamie Garrison on March 7, 1998.

Who played Buford Pusser?

The film stars Bo Svenson as Buford Pusser, replacing Joe Don Baker, who played Pusser in the first Walking Tall movie. The title of the film is Part 2 Walking Tall: The Legend of Buford Pusser.

Where is Buford Pusser buried?

Adamsville Cemetery, Adamsville, Tennessee, USA

Is Buford still clean?

Death (1937-1974)

Did Buford Pusser have a brother?

John Howard Pusser

Buford Pusser