Friday, July 3, 2015

Reports: Former WWE wrestler Nelson Frazier, Jr. dies at 43

UPDATE: WWE.com has posted a short story confirming the death of Nelson Frazier, Jr.

Reports: Former WWE wrestler Nelson Frazier, Jr. dies at 43

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UPDATE: WWE.com has posted a short story confirming the death of Nelson Frazier, Jr.

According to multiple reports, Nelson Frazier, Jr., who wrestled for the WWE as Mabel, Viscera and Big Daddy V, has died at the age of 43.

The cause of death has not yet been confirmed, but according to Eric Simms of ESS Promotions, Frazier died due to a massive heart attack. ESS Promotions helped coordinate Frazier’s wrestling bookings.

Several names in the wrestling industry have taken to Twitter to express their condolences.

[h/t to ProWrestling.net for the Eric Simms find]

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