Paul Bearer

American professional wrestling manager (1954–2013)

William Alvin "bill" Moody (10 March 1947 - 5 March 2013[1]) better known by his ring name “The Father of Destruction” and “The Fat Man (or Fatman)” Paul Bearer as well as Percival Pringle III, was an American professional wrestling manager and professional wrestler. He was best known for managing both The Undertaker as well as his on-screen brother, Kane in the WWF/WWE.

Paul Bearer
Bearer in 2011
Born(1947-03-10)March 10, 1947
Mobile, Alabama, U.S.
DiedMarch 5, 2013(2013-03-05) (aged 65)
Mobile, Alabama
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Mr. X
The Embalmer
Dr. Rigor Mortis
Percival Pringle III
Percy Pringle III
Paul Bearer
Billed height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Billed weight350 lb (160 kg)
Billed fromMobile, Alabama
DebutJune 1967

Moody was born on 10 April 1947 in Mobile, Alabama. He died on 5 March 2013 in Mobile, Alabama from a heart attack.[2] Club board member of Cauliflower Alley Club "Cowboy" Bob Kelly said that during a reunion on 2 March, Moody was having trouble breathing and was also coughing. Moody said that he was going to be treated for respiratory problems and Kelly said that Moody was treated for a blood clot after the reunion.[3]

References Edit

  1. "Paul Bearer passes away". WWE. Retrieved 5 January 2013.
  2. "Paul Bearer cause of death--heart attack". TMZ. 24 March 2013. Retrieved 25 March 2013.
  3. "WWE star Paul Bearer dies: New reports on Bearer's cause of death". Retrieved 7 March 2013.

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