JTG took to Twitter to pay tribute to his friend Shad Gaspard. They have been friends for almost 15 years, dating back to their time in WWE’s developmental system shortly before they were called up to the main roster.
— JTG (@Jtg1284) May 21, 2020
Prior to Shad’s body being found, JTG posted the screenshot below of a text he received from Shad earlier this year.
— JTG (@Jtg1284) May 19, 2020
As previously noted, Shad’s body was found on Wednesday after he was pulled into the ocean by a riptide. Shad is being remembered by everyone as a hero following reports that he motioned for lifeguards to save his son. Several current and former WWE stars have taken to Twitter over the last few days to remember Shad for being a great man in and out of the ring. You can click here for some of the reactions from the wrestling community.
On behalf of everyone here on WrestlingNews.co, we send our deepest condolences to Shad’s friends and family.