As many wrestling fans are well aware of by now, the wrestling world suffered yet another sad tragedy on Wednesday night, as Shannon “Daffney” Spruill, known for her time in WCW (1999-2001) and TNA/Impact Wrestling (2009-2011) passed away from an apparent suicide. She was 46 years old.
WWE, AEW and many other wrestlers from those organizations and wrestling past continue to pay tribute to Daffney via social media. You can check out those posts below:
We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Shannon “Daffney” Spruill. We offer our sincere condolences to her friends and family. pic.twitter.com/XSpY6X9xbQ
— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) September 2, 2021
I’m so very sorry to learn of Daffney’s passing. A terrible loss for her family, friends and wrestling. She was far ahead if her time in our business. #RIPDaffney
If you’re hurting and thinking of doing harm to yourself, please know that help is available.
— Mick Foley (@RealMickFoley) September 2, 2021
My favorite WCW Daffney moment. Daffney was so excited that I would put her over like this. I’m pretty sure it happened because @wcwcrowbar and I were just talking about how to get her involved in the match. Daff thanking me 8 million times at least. #RIPDaffney pic.twitter.com/hwMJmMiQMA
— Hurricane Helms (@ShaneHelmsCom) September 2, 2021
I am so saddened to hear about the passing of Daffney. She was a very talented performer who dedicated a lot of her life to entertaining others through her performances in the ring. I am sending my deepest condolences to her family and keeping Daffney in my prayers. pic.twitter.com/yWBnHl8LH6
— Nattie (@NatbyNature) September 2, 2021
So very sad. Pray for Daffney’s loved ones.
Mick is is right. If you need help, please call 800-273-8255. https://t.co/YL4guIESJP
— Kane (@KaneWWE) September 2, 2021
I’m so sorry to everyone who knew and loved Daffney Unger.
If you’re struggling with your mental health, please don’t be afraid to be a burden. Reach out for help. It saved my life. https://t.co/OInJczaaKz
— Ettore “Big E” Ewen (@WWEBigE) September 2, 2021
So heartbroken to hear of the tragic news of @screamqueendaff She was such a special person. Please look out for each other. 💔RIP Daffney
— Amy Dumas (@AmyDumas) September 2, 2021
please put prayers, love, good thoughts, and positivity towards Daffney right now
we love you and care about you @screamqueendaff
— s ü y ü n g (@realsuyung) September 2, 2021
she never let me feel like i wasn’t loved. she was the purest form of unconditional love and i am forever grateful for the years i was able to have with her.
— 𝔧𝔞𝔪𝔦𝔢 𝔰𝔢𝔫𝔢𝔤𝔞𝔩 (@thejamiesenegal) September 2, 2021
Everyone here at the CAC is deeply saddened to hear Shannon “Daffney” Spruill has passed away. We send out our sincerest condolences to her family, friends and fans around the world. Thank you for all the wonderful memories you leave behind. R.I.P. Shannon pic.twitter.com/J5EnD55lHE
— CauliflowerAlleyClub (@CACReunion) September 2, 2021
AEW joins the wrestling world in mourning the passing of Shannon Spruill. Our thoughts are with her family, her friends and her fans. pic.twitter.com/mVJ1JyNgqe
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) September 2, 2021