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Reid Flair’s parents comment on autopsy results

Reid Flair

Reid Flair’s father and mother spoke to the Charlotte Observer after the autopsy results of their son were made public. His mother Beth said she had suspected that a drug overdose probably killed her son and the results didn’t surprise her at all. The call from the medical examiner to share the news however was still hard to take and...

Heroin overdose claims the life of Reid Flair

Reid Flair

TMZ.COM is reporting that an accidental heroin overdose claimed the life of Reid Flair, the son of the Nature Boy Ric Flair, according to an autopsy report released today by the Mecklenberg County Medical Examiner’s office. The medical examiner also found traces of muscle relaxant Clonazepam and Xanax which treat seizures, panic disorder...

Hundreds attend Reid Flair’s funeral in Charlotte

Reid Flair

Hundreds of friends, family, and wrestlers attended the 90-minute Reid Flair funeral today at the Forest Hill Church in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Charlotte Observer reports that the funeral featured words of remembrance by his sister, girlfriend, and two-time Hall of Fame father. “I want to make sure he knows this turnout isn’t...

Reid Flair’s funeral information

Reid Flair

Reid Flair’s funeral will be held tomorrow, Wednesday, April 3, at the Forest Hill Church in Charlotte, North Carolina. The funeral will be open to family and friends while the burial that will follow will only be for family members. Speaking of family, his sister Ashley, who wrestles for NXT under the name of Charlotte, wrote on Twitter the...

Mainstream media picks up Reid Flair’s passing

Reid Flair

There have been no new developments on the tragic death of Reid Flair, who passed away yesterday at the age of 25 at a hotel in Charlotte, North Carolina. Reid and his father, two-time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair, were scheduled to be part of two events for the Big Time Wrestling promotion in Hagerstown, Maryland, yesterday night and tonight in...

Wrestling personalities tweet about Reid Flair’s passing

Reid Flair

The Twitter world exploded with tweets just minutes after the announcement that 24 year old Reid Flair had passed away, sending his name and #RIPReidFlair trending worldwide in the top spot. Wrestling personalities, most of whom worked with his father Ric, sent in their condolences. “Heavy heart. Our thoughts, prayers, and sympathy to Ric...

Reid Flair, son of Ric Flair, dead at age 25

Reid Flair

Reid Flair, the 25 year old son of two time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair, has passed away according to PWInsider.com. No cause of death has been reported. Reid has been training to be a professional wrestler for quite a few years and this past January traveled to Japan with his father, replacing him in the tag match after Ric was pulled out due to...