Former World Champion Rocky Lockridge has passed away aged 60, his family confirming the news today.
Complications following a stroke suffered a while ago was reportedly the cause.
Rocky’s son Ricky Lockridge confirmed his father’s passing and said, “It is with great pain but a whole heart that I tell you family and friends that my father Ricky Lockridge aka Rocky Lockridge has passed away.”
“All he wanted was to be in the comfort of his home with friends/ family. God has called him to walk through the gates of heaven.”
Lockridge had reportedly been in hospital care for the past few weeks.