Former WWE and WCW wrestler: Timothy Smith passed away on January 9th, 2017. You might recognize him by his ring-names: Rex King or Timothy Well. He was one half of the tag team; Well Done, that competed in the WWF from 1993 to 1995.
A GoFundMe account was launched by the family in order to help with costs for his funeral. The goal was set at $2,500.
Wrestling fans coming across the page might have recognized a familiar name giving a big donation. Turns out, it was Chris Jericho, who donated using his real-name. Jericho donated the entire $2,500, completing the goal for the family.
He signed it as:
“Rex was a good guy who was always good to me! Hopefully he has found peace and is with the Lord now. -CJ”
Here is the donation link for anybody interested.
This is not the first time Chris Jericho has payed it forward. Pro Wrestling Sheet reported several months ago that Jericho made a $3000 donation to help support former WWE star Rico Constantino. There have also been reports that Jericho donated a similar amount to help families during the Canadian Wildfires.
If you needed another reason to love Chris Jericho…