Unfortunate news today, as Smith Hart has passed away.
A member of the legendary Hart wrestling family, Smith passed away at the age of 68 on Sunday after a battle with prostate cancer. Smith had entered hospice care about one month prior.
Davey Boy Smith Jr. posted a heartfelt message in honor of his uncle.
R.I.P. To my uncle Smith Hart ---- pic.twitter.com/qufAGZ6uNX— Davey Boy Smith Jr. (@DBSmithjr) July 2, 2017
R.I.P. To my uncle Smith Hart ---- pic.twitter.com/qufAGZ6uNX
— Davey Boy Smith Jr. (@DBSmithjr) July 2, 2017
Smith, a 2016 inductee in the Canadian Wrestling Hall of Fame, also captured the WWC Caribbean Tag Team Championships with his brother Bret in 1978. Smith would make a couple of appearances for WWE over the years as well. Hart competed as recently as 2013 at a PWA event in Lefroy, Canada.
Our condolences go out to Smith's friends, family and fans.
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