There have been some strong rumours recently about ‘Cowboy’ Bob Orton, the father of Randy Orton passing away. Though several sources have confirmed that it’s not true and now Randy himself has confirmed the same as well.
Orton made a tweet earlier today and responded to all the rumours of his dad passing away, stating that the ‘stuff’ about his dad is a rumour:
Stuff about my dad is a rumor.
— Randy Orton (@RandyOrton) June 15, 2017
Bob Orton is a former WWE and WCW Star and he has wrestled for over half a dozen various indie wrestling promotions during his career as well.
Though he didn’t any championships during his run in either WWE or WCW, Bob has held multiple championships on various indie promotions and he was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame back in 2005.