Buff Bagwell announced today that his mother, Judy, had passed away on November 5th.
The former WCW star took to Twitter to issue the following statement regarding her passing:
“It is with a heavy heart we must announce that this past Friday the matriarch of the Bagwell family has passed away. Judy Bagwell was blessed with three amazing children, a loving husband and so many great memories over the years. Thank you to everyone that has asked about her over the years, and have kept her in your prayers during her battle with dementia. Judy Bagwell was 78. RIP Judy 1943-2021.”
The mother of the former WCW star appeared on World Championship Wrestling television several times alongside her son including the infamous "Judy Bagwell on a Forklift" match at New Blood Rising 2000. She was also a former WCW Tag Team Champion alongside Rick Steiner in 1998.
Our thoughts are with the Bagwell family at this time.