Reported by Adam Martin of WrestleView.com
Lester Welch passes away
On Friday, September 18, 2009 at 4:54 PM EST
Georgia Wrestling History sent this in:
Southern Wrestling Legend Passes
We received the following from Bobby Simmons today:
I am sad to report that Lester Welch passed away this afternoon around 2:00 PM in Pensacola, Florida. Pease remember Lucille, Jack, Roy Lee, and their families in your prayers. Arrangements are pending and I will keep you up to date as I have new information.
Note from Adam Martin:
A full bio of Welch can be viewed at this link courtesy of our good friends over at OnlineWorldofWrestling.com.