Very sad news to report today:  WWE legend Paul Bearer (real name William Moody) has passed away at the age of 58.

WWE has posted a statement on their website confirming his passing.

Paul Bearer is best known for his run as The Undertaker's manager, debuting in 1991 and sticking by his side for the better part of the decade.  Paul would make occasional appearances at Undertaker's side throughout the next 10 years.

No details as to what caused his death at this time, but if we see any updates, we will pass them along.

Our condolences go out to the friends and family of William Moody.