Viewing Roy Jennings Brumfield (1896-1958).
Roy J. Brumfield was a casualty underwriter for many years before his interest in the law was rekindled. He graduated from the Minnesota College of Law in 1931, was admitted to the bar and became an associate of Sweet, Johnson and Sands in Minneapolis. He was made partner of the firm in 1934, and remained with it until 1956 when he was appointed an Assistant County Attorney. He died on March 24, 1958, at age sixty-one. In memorial proceedings for the Hennepin County Bar Association in May 1958, Thomas E. Sands, his former partner, recalled: