Originally written on Wrestlechat.net  |  Last updated 9/22/14
Multiple wrestling stars have taken to Twitter to comment on the passing of William Moody, AKA Paul Bearer.  Here are many of them: Michelle McCool: “#RIPPaulBearer ….you always made me smile. Great entertainer, even better man! We love you & will forever miss you! God bless” Howard Finkel: “Saddened to learn of the passing of Paul Bearer (William Moody). He was a unique, one of a kind individual both in and out of the ring. RIP” MVP: “The scary man with the strange voice. Rest In Power Paul Bearer…” Diamond Dallas Page: “Sad to hear of the passing of Bill Moody (Paul Bearer)… Not a nicer man in the biz. RIP bro” Zeb Colter: “RIP PAUL BEARER. GREAT MANAGER. WONDERFUL MAN.” The Blue Meanie: “I’m deeply saddened & very heartbroken to hear the William Moody(Paul Bearer) has passed. This one hurts folks. Thank you for being a friend” Jerry “The King” Lawler: “This picture was taken 10 days ago…we lost a dear friend today..you will be missed by many, Paul Bearer. pic.twitter.com/ceLtqapzB0“ Gabe Sapolsky: “Saddened to read that William Moody passed. He was a pleasure to do business with. Condolences to his friends & family. RIP.” Michael Cole: “So sad. We lost a great person and a wonderful man today. Rest in peace paul bearer. God bless his family and Godspeed.” Joey Ryan: “RIP William “Paul Bearer” Moody. I feel blessed that I got to work with him at @CWFHollywood. A true gentleman in a business of scoundrels.” Jim Ross: “Just informed via http://wwe.com  Paul Bearer aka Percy Pringle passed away earlier today. I have no other details. RIP old friend.” Val Venis: “#RIPPaulBarer The world lost a great one in you.” Triple H: “ Rest in peace, Paul Bearer. You will never be forgotten. There will never be another. #PaulBearer“ Zack Ryder: “RIP Paul Bearer” Tyson Kidd: “Sad to hear about the passing of Paul Bearer. One of the best managers of all time. Pretty sure EVERYONE has tried imitating his voice” Matt Hardy: “It’s very sad to hear about the passing of a great & unique performer, Bill Moody-Paul Bearer. My thoughts & prayers go out to his family.” Jim Korderas: “Heartbroken hearing the news of Paul Bearer’s passing. Truly one of the good guys! RIP my friend!” Michael McGillicutty: “Sad to hear the loss of Paul Bearer. He was always very friendly to me and very passionate about this business. He will be missed.” Shawn Michaels: “I’m so sorry to hear of the passing of Paul Bearer. Our prayers go out to him and his family. God Bless!!” Rikishi: “Im sorry to hear this. RIP my brother . You will be missed” Kazarian: “Man… Very, very sad to hear of the passing of William “Paul Bearer” Moody. What a true class act and all around good human being. RIP.” Jeff Jarrett: “Sad, sad news… Percy my friend, I will always cherish our friendship we shared over the years… Since 88′ you’ve always made me smile.  From the 1st time we shared our love of country music or our love of this business, you always put that “Perciville perspective” on things.. R I P Percy… Love ya my friend…” The Young Bucks: “RIP Paul Bearer. Never met you, but only heard great things.” Bob Ryder: “Devastated to hear of the passing of Paul Bearer. One of the nicest people you would ever want to meet & a true legend. RIP Percy.” Todd Grisham: “Just heard about the passing of Paul Bearer (William Moody) today. He was a very nice person and went out of his way to always chat w/me RIP” Wildkat Sports: “We have lost a legend today, your memory will always live on in the joy you have brought us through the years.#RIPPaulBearer it was an honor” William Regal: “Very sorry to hear of the passing of Paul Bearer.My best wishes to his family.A lovely man and my friend.RIP.” Gangrel: “So sad to hear my good friend has passed RIP Percy Pringle, paul bearer, so sad” Jillian Hall: “#RIPPaulBearer sad!!” Shane Helms: “I’ve never heard one bad thing said about Paul. In this biz, that’s extremely rare. It says a lot about the man.  Saddened to hear about the passing of Wrestling Legend@wweURNiverse Glad I got to see ya one last time just recently Paul. Bless your fam.” Mickey James: “Very sad to hear that Paul Bearer has passed away tonight… My thoughts, prayers, & heart go out to his family, friends & loved ones… RIP” Hulk Hogan: “Very sad about Paul Bearer,he was a great person and one of the original boys,he was what made wrestling great much love much respect HH” Ricardo Rodriguez: “Paul Bearer/William Moody, you taught me so much. It truly saddens me to hear about this! I Love You, and I thank you eternally! RIP” The Miz: “Just found out Paul Bearer died tonight. He was always so nice when I talked to him. My thoughts n prayers are w/ his family #RIPPaulBearer“ Dixie Carter: “Our condolences go out to the many family, friends and fans of William Moody. A great performer in our industry.” Stephanie McMahon: “#RIPPaulBearer“ Ezekiel Jackson: “#RIPPaulBearer didn’t get to spend much time with him but the one day at lunch in Calgary will go in my book if I ever wrote one.#Godspeed“ Joey Mercury: “Very saddened to hear of Paul Bearer’s passing. An extremely gracious & generous man I had the good fortune of knowing.” Lisa “Tara” Marie: “I am deeply saddened to hear that Paul Bearer has passed away. He will be deeply missed. May he rest In peace” Lance Hoyt: “Met Percy back in WWE. Great Guy. Very Sad 2 hear anyone’s passing. But closer 2 home when ya actually met n conversed w/the man! GodSpeed!” Sean ‘X-Pac’ Waltman: “I’m so at a loss right for words right now. I’ve known him since 1995 & I can’t get myself together enough to write anything at the moment.  I’ll miss you William Moody. George Jones on the radio & Jack Daniels. His crazy sense of humor.I laughed more to him than just about any1.” Goldust: “Very sad! God be with william moody’s family! God protect the moody family, please. Prayers sent. So sad” Tensai: “RIP Paul. A good man and an asset to this business and locker room. Always brought a smile to people’s faces. You’ll be missed.” Ted DiBiase Jr: “Losing one of our own @WWE feels like losing a family member. Thank you for the memories Paul! God Bless #RIPPaulBearer“ Bret Hart: “Goodbye to a good friend, Paul Bearer. Say hi to Owen for me.” Justin Roberts: “Very sad night. RIP Paul Bearer, a man I grew up watching on tv and was lucky enough to have later on, as a friend.” Honky Tonk Man: “Sadden to hear of my pal Paul Bearer passing away. I was informed a few moments after he silently went. A great fellow has gone.” D-Lo Brown: “I am heartbroken by the passing of Paul Bearer. Goodbye my friend I will miss you. #RIP“
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