Some of the reactions to the tragic news.
July 28th was a rough day for the world of professional wrestling and its fans as four members of the sport passed away.
* WWE Hall Of Famer Nikolai Volkoff departed at the age of 70-years old just a few days out from being released from the hospital.
* Former WWF Tag Team Champion Brian Christopher Lawler passed away after he was taken off life support via the decision by his family. Lawler attempted to commit suicide inside of his cell at the Hardeman County jail in Tennessee where he was being held for a DUI arrest on a $40,000 bond.
* Memphis wrestling staple Frederick "Brickhouse Brown" Seawright passed away at the age of 57-years old after a fight with cancer. Seawright was pronounced dead on July 20th but his mother Victoria claimed that he was still alive after she overheard him telling her that he was hungry. Seawright was in hospice care since the out-of-body experience took place and he succumbed to the cancer at 9:45 AM today.
* Promoter and former pro wrestler Tracy Cadell who is a co-founder of the OMEGA Championship Wrestling promotion has passed away. Cadell is the father of former 3-time IMPACT X Division Champion Trevor Lee.
Below are reactions from wrestlers, fans, and those who wanted to pay their respects to these individuals:
- Nikolai Volkoff
- Brian Christopher Lawler
- Brickhouse Brown
- Tracy Caddell