Independant Pro Wrestler Passes Away At Age 24

Matt Boone

div>Josh Larue sent along the following:

 
"PlayBoy" Jimmy Candler was an indpendant wrestler that started in a group called the teen wrestling league at age 14, he became pro at the age of 18 and has wrestled in 8 states in over 500 matches in his ten year career, he was a great wrestler, a great trainer and a brother to many workers. on sunday march 28th jimmy suffered a massive heart attack at the age of 24 and passed on, he was a full time wrestler at the time for southern alliance wrestling out of alma, arkansas and he will be sorely missed. one of his matches is up on youtube at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B3H-tYn-6tY  below is the obituarie from the local paper.
 
 
SPIRO – Jimmy "Playboy" Candler, 24, of Spiro died Sunday, March 28, 2010, in Van Buren. He was a member of Southern Alliance Wrestling.

Cremation was under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home of Spiro.

He is survived by his wife, Megan of Dardanelle; a son, Rolly Candler of Spiro; parents, Judy Ramsey and Randy Candler, both of Spiro; and grandmother, Drucilla Flitts of Spiro.

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