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‘Beautiful’ Bobby Eaton Passes Away At 62 Years Old

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Legendary wrestler Bobby Eaton has passed away at age 62.

Eaton passed away on Wednesday; his passing was announced by his sister, Deborah, on her Facebook page.

I never wanted to have to post this ,but my Little Brother Beautiful Bobby Eaton passed away last night . When i find out all the details i will post them . Bobby was the kindest ,loving person you would ever meet . I loved him so much and going to miss him . Please say a prayer for my Neice Taryn she found him . And she just lost her Mom a little over a Month ago .

Bobby Eaton is best known for his work as one-half of the legendary Midnight Express tag team. He was a six-time NWA Tag Team Champion and a one-time WCW Television Champion; he was also inducted into the Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2019.

Eaton is survived by his three children, Dustin, Dylan and Taryn. His wife, Donna Dundee Eaton, passed away on June 26, 2021.

Several of his peers and fans in the wrestling business shared memories of Bobby Eaton, noting that while he played a bad guy on TV, he was one of the nicest men in wrestling and one of the best to step inside a ring.