Home » WWE News » The Rock Pays Tribute to Grandfather, Al Green Passes Away

– Former WCW wrestler Al Green passed away earlier today at the age of 57. Green had been suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and illnesses associated with itm according to F4Wonline.com.

Hulk Hogan and Kevin nash commented on Green’s passing earlier today on Twitter:

Hulk Hogan: “RIP. Al Green my brother. Much love much respect. HH”

Kevin Nash: “R.I.P Al Green thanks for saying yes in Hammon Indiana to be my partner.”

– This past Wednesday was the 31st anniversary of the passing of Fanene Leifi Pita Maivia, a.k.a. “High Chief” Peter Maivia. The Rock paid tribute to his late grandfather, writing on Twitter:

“High Chief Peter Maivia. Toughest & most loving man I’ve ever known. Miss u grandpa. 4/6/37 – 6/12/82 (IHIMYP?)”

High Chief Peter Maivia

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