Reed’s family had announced he passed away due to heart complications. However, his family told FOX4 that he had tested positive for COVID-19 around January 12.
“It’s like a dream,” Reed’s sister, Joyce Reed Crittenden said.
“He’s going to be missed. He’s much-loved. I’m just glad I had him as long as I did,” Butch’s son, Bryan Reed said.
Bruce “Butch” Reed, was well known for his time in WWF, WCW, and Mid-South Wrestling.