Death – Obituaries : (MARKET NEWS) – Family and friends are mourning the death of Rocky “Soul Man” Johnson, a former WWE star and father to Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, has died at the age of 75.
Rocky Johnson was a Canadian professional wrestler. During his wrestling career, he became a National Wrestling Alliance Georgia Champion and a NWA Southern Heavyweight Memphis Champion, as well as winning many other championships.
— WWE (@WWE) January 16, 2020
WWE is saddened to learn that WWE Hall of Famer Rocky Johnson has passed away. https://t.co/9uxrICJKxb
— WWE (@WWE) January 15, 2020
— Triple H (@TripleH) January 16, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on what caused the death of Rocky Johnson. This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
Horrible news to pass along. We just learned that Rocky Johnson passed away today at the age of 75. His accolades in this business, all the people he influenced, all his accomplishments, and we are so deeply sorry and wish his family nothing but the most love at this time pic.twitter.com/3AvzVwylPH
— CauliflowerAlleyClub (@CACReunion) January 15, 2020
Terrible news breaking tonight. WWE Hall of Famer Rocky Johnson, father of
, has sadly passed away, aged 75. Alongside Tony Atlas, Johnson was one half of the first ever black WWF tag team champions. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family. Rest In Power, Rocky.
We are saddened to learn wrestling legend Rocky Johnson has passed away. We extend our heartfelt condolences at this difficult time to his friends and family. pic.twitter.com/0AFyuu4AR3
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) January 16, 2020
So sad to hear that my friend Rocky Johnson has passed away. He was an amazing man who I admired greatly! God Bless you Rocky until we see each other in heaven!! Prayers going out to Dwayne
Johnson and his family. You’re in my thoughts always! Much love!
Former Nova Scotia wrestler Rocky Johnson has died at the age of 75. Rocky, the father of actor and former professional wrestler Dwayne
Johnson. Rocky Johnson was born Wayde Douglas Bowles in Amherst, Nova Scotia in 1944.
WWE Hall of Famer Rocky “Soul Man” Johnson, father of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, has passed away at the age of 75.
Here’s a clip from March 17, 1984 of The Rock watching his Dad Rocky Johnson & Tony Atlas compete for WWF Tag Team Championship!pic.twitter.com/DqtqMxFtw9
— 5Dimes Sportsbook (@5DimesSB) January 15, 2020
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