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Paul Bearer’s WWE Hall of Fame ring sold for $22,000

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Paul Bearer’s WWE Hall of Fame ring was sold on eBay today for a whopping $22,000. “This is a 100% authentic WWE Hall of Fame Ring. It was acquired though a family member after Bearer’s death in 2013,” said the description of the listing. It was sold by someone who has the eBay username ‘dansdiscountsfwb.’ Paul Bearer was inducted into...

Paul Bearer announced for the 2014 WWE Hall of Fame

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The WWE Hall of Fame class of 2014 got a new addition last night as the late Paul Bearer was announced to join the Ultimate Warrior, Jake “The Snake” Roberts, and Lita, come April 5. Paul Bearer’s WWE career started in 1991 when he was brought in by Brother Love to take over managing the Undertaker, who himself made his debut a few months...

Paul Bearer’s cause of death revealed

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A heart attack claimed the life of former WWE manager Paul Bearer, who passed away two weeks ago at the age of 58. According to a story on TMZ.COM, the death certificate of William Moody lists supra ventricular tachycardia, SVT, as the cause of death. SVT is a rapid heart rhythm which is often treated and not always fatal. His son Michael says...

Paul Bearer’s family gives WWE the okay for WrestleMania angle

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TMZ.COM has a story about Paul Bearer’s family giving their stamp of approval to go ahead with the whole CM Punk stealing the urn angle during RAW. Last week, CM Punk interrupted the tribute that WWE was giving to the late Paul Bearer, who passed away days before the show. Eventually Punk ended the show stealing the urn and earlier this week...

WWE honors Paul Bearer at Monday Night RAW

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WWE paid tribute to Paul Bearer yesterday on Monday Night RAW but as always, things didn’t go as smooth as they were supposed to be. The show opened with the fantastic video tribute that WWE put up online last Thursday, followed by the entrance of the Undertaker. Undertaker walked down to the ring as an urn was waiting in the middle of the...

Paul Bearer’s sons flown to Indianapolis, backstage at RAW

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Several online insiders reported today that Michael and Daniel Moody, the sons of the late Paul Bearer, were flown to Indianapolis by WWE, the site of tonight’s Monday Night RAW. It is not known if they will be asked to appear on the show or if they will be just hanging backstage with their father’s former employers and...

Bearer’s funeral services information and obituary

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Funeral services for William Moody, better known in the world of professional wrestling as Paul Bearer and Percy Pringle, will be held this weekend. Tonight there will be a public wake held at the Serenity Funeral Home in Mobile, Alabama, between 5PM and 8PM and his funeral will be held on Saturday morning at 10 at St. Vincent Catholic Church in...

WWE pays tribute to Paul Bearer in fantastic video

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WWE produced a fantastic 2 minute 43 second video as a tribute to the late Paul Bearer, who passed away on Tuesday at the age of 58. The video has comments from various WWE personalities including Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon who opens the video  saying that Bearer was the most unique manager they ever had. Various clips from Bearer’s...

TMZ says Moody suffered from blood clot days before death

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TMZ.COM reported that William Moody, the man who portrayed the character of Paul Bearer and who passed away on Tuesday night, was diagnosed with a blood clot just days before his death. The news came from a representative of the Cauliflower Alley Club, who told TMZ that Moody was admitted to a hospital on Sunday after he appeared at an event in a...

TNA issues statement on the death of William Moody

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TNA Wrestling issued a statement on the death of William Moody on its website at IMPACTWrestling.com. Moody only worked with TNA between 2002 and 2003 under the name Percy Pringle III. “TNA joins the entire wresting world in mourning the passing of Bill Moody – better known as Paul Bearer in WWE as the manager of The Undertaker, and...

Wrestling world mourns the death of Paul Bearer on Twitter

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Wrestling fans and former colleagues of Paul Bearer mourned his death on Twitter, making the hashtag #RIPPaulBearer trending at the top worldwide. “Goodbye to a good friend, Paul Bearer. Say hi to Owen for me,” wrote Bret Hart. “Thank you for the memories Paul! God Bless,” added Ted DiBiase. TNA President Dixie Carter, who...

Paul Bearer passes away at age 58

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WWE.COM broke the news that William Moody, better known as Paul Bearer, passed away yesterday at the age of 58. “WWE is saddened to learn of the passing of William Moody, aka Paul Bearer. Moody made his WWE debut in 1991 as the manager of The Undertaker and went on to become a memorable part of WWE over the course of the next 20 years. Our...