Freeda Foreman the daughter to legendary boxer George Foreman has died at the age of 42, as TMZ reports that her lifeless body was found in her apartment in Houston Texas by law enforcement.
Freeda Foreman who was also a professional boxer just like her father, via TMZ was discovered by a family member whose name was not given, who later called in the police before her body was taken away for a possible autopsy.
The report also said that the Police are awaiting a report from the coroner’s office on the cause of death, but Police have ruled out any possible foul play.
Freeda began boxing professionally as a middleweight in 2000 and won her first 5 fights before losing her sixth bout in 2001. She retired after the loss with a pro record of 5-1 with 3 KOs to focus on being a mother and other projects, including boxing promotion.
Her parents also didn’t enjoy her being in the ring so George reportedly paid her to quit.
Freeda was born in Texas and is one of George’s 5 daughters. He also has 5 sons, all named George, and Freeda’s middle name is George as well.
She appeared in a couple documentaries about her dad, and had a guest role on a 2003 episode of “King of the Hill.”
Freeda wrote on her Twitter bio … “Aside from my love of family, being a good mother, wife, and friend, I aspire to make a positive difference in our American Criminal Justice System.”
She’s survived by her husband, 2 daughters, 3 grandchildren, her parents and 11 siblings. TMZ had reported.