Stephanie McMahon announced that her grandmother has passed away.
Evelyn Edwards, who is both Stephanie's grandmother and Linda McMahon's mother, passed away last week at the age of 93, according to Stephanie. She also noted that Edwards passed away peacefully and was surrounded by loved ones.
Last week my 93 yr old grandmother passed peacefully, surrounded by people who love her. One of the last things she said to me was, “Let there be love”. Love is what heals us all. To anyone who is hurting or struggling, I send my love to you. #RIPMima Thank you for everything. pic.twitter.com/BJ58ISdmTF— Stephanie McMahon (@StephMcMahon) July 9, 2020
Several wrestling names in and out of WWE took to Twitter to react to the news.
I’m so so sorry, Steph. My heart goes out to you and yours.— Adam Pearce (@ScrapDaddyAP) July 9, 2020
Sorry for your loss. Sending you love.— Taeler Hendrix (@Taeler_Hendrix) July 9, 2020
Sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and your family— Kayla Braxton (@KaylaBraxtonWWE) July 9, 2020
God is love and love conquers all. I’m sorry for y’all loss Stephanie. You have her example to live by. We all should.— Brian G. James (@WWERoadDogg) July 9, 2020
Edwards worked at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point and was working with Vince McMahon's mother, which led to Vince and Linda meeting each other and later getting married.
Fightful sends its condolences to Edwards' family and loved ones.