WrestlingNewsWorld.com is saddened to report that William Moody, known in the wrestling industry as Paul Bearer, passed away late Tuesday night at the age of 58. WWE released the following announcement:
WWE is saddened to learn of the passing of William Moody, aka Paul Bearer. Moody made his WWE debut in 1991 as the manager of The Undertaker and went on to become a memorable part of WWE over the course of the next 20 years.
Our deepest condolences go out to Moody’s family, friends and fans.
We offer our deepest condolences as well, and will continue to provide more information on Moody's death as it becomes available.