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WWE Star Big Daddy V Dies Of A Heart Attack At 43

Wed, February 19, 2014 12:07pm EDT by 5 Comments
Big Daddy V Dies
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So tragic. WWE superstar Big Daddy V, whose real name is Nelson Frazier Jr., died of a heart attack on Feb. 18. He was 43 years old.

Big Daddy V, a beloved fixture in the WWE community, died suddenly on Tuesday night at the age of 43.

WWE Star Big Daddy V Dies Of A Heart Attack At 43

Big Daddy V will be sorely missed, and his legacy as a good man and solid entertainer will live on. On Feb. 19, The WWE issued a statement confirming his death, saying “Our deepest condolences go out to Frazier’s family, friends and fans.”

In addition to Big Daddy V, Nelson also wrested under the aliases Mabel and Viscera. Frazier first joined the WWE as Mabel, one-half of the “Men on a Mission” tag team, in 1999, then he morphed into Viscera — a member of the Undertaker’s “Ministry of Darkness” — soon after. His famous friends, like fellow wrestlers MVP and Sweet TTweeted out condolences immediately following Nelson’s death. sends thoughts and prayers to Nelson Frazier’s family and friends during this tragic time.

— Shannon Miller

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