Mike Mooneyham of The Post and Courier is reporting that Mae Young was taken off life support on Wednesday. The following is from Mooneyham’s verified Twitter account:
Sad news to report. Received word tonight that #MaeYoung has been taken off life support. Prayers for this grand lady of wrestling.
— Mike Mooneyham (@ByMikeMooneyham) January 9, 2014
11:30 AM EST January 9, 2014 Update: Mike Mooneyham, the author of the report that Mae Young had died, has retracted his report. As of 11:03 AM EST, Mae Young is still alive but “gravely ill.” End update.