Wrestling World Pay Respects To Jim Crockett Jr.

2 years ago by Tempest

Wrestling World Pay Respects To Jim Crockett Jr.

Last night it was reported that legendary wrestling promoter Jim Crockett Jr. had passed away at the age of 76. Since then there has been an outpouring of respect on social media honoring the memory of Crockett.

WWE has released a full statement on his passing, but many of the top talents in wrestling history have posted their own tributes to Jim Crockett Jr. Among them were Ric Flair, Tony Schiavone and Lex Luger who worked for Crockett in the 80s.

Here are a number of the tweets sent out in tribute of Jim Crockett Jr.:

Crockett worked as the promoter of Jim Crockett Promotions in the 80s and served as the President of the National Wrestling Alliance for several terms. During his time promoting he had many of the top talents in wrestling history, working with the likes of the Four Horsemen, Dusty Rhodes, Ricky Steamboat, and the Road Warriors.

We here at WrestleTalk continue to extend our deepest condolences to Crockett’s friends, family, and fans.

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