Mike Graham was found dead in Daytona Beach, Florida on Friday. He was 61-years-old.
The news hit the Internet on Friday when Dustin Rhodes Tweeted the following:
R.I.P. to my mentor in the business mike graham. My god be with his family. He will be missed. Love u mike
It was later learned Graham died due to a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
WWE issued the following statement:
Mike Graham Passes Away
WWE is saddened to learn of the passing of Mike Graham, 61, son of legendary promoter Eddie Graham. While never under contract with WWE, he was part of our extended family. The sports-entertainment world lost a beloved member today. WWE extends its sincerest condolences to his family and friends.