David Von Erich - Professional wrestler who competed as "The Yellow Rose of Texas" David Von Erich (of the Von Erich Family). He was the son of Fritz Von Erich and the brother of Jack Jr., Kerry, Kevin, Mike and Chris.
Ross (left) and Marshall Von Erich (right) appear with their dad, Kevin Von Erich, at their WLW show at Sedan, Kansas, on April where the Von Erich brothers faced Bryan Breaker and Jason Jones in a tag team match.
Chris Adkisson (1969 - 1991) was an American wrestler, best known under the ring name Chris Von Erich of the Von Erich family. Frustrated and depressed over the deaths of his brothers (especially the 1987 suicide of brother Mike), and the inability to make headway as a wrestler due to his physical build, Chris shot himself in the head on September 12, 1991, eighteen days before his 22nd birthday.
Sportatorium, Dallas, TX - After a fire in 2001 that proved to be the coup de grâce for the Sportatorium, its demolition took place in 2003. Before its implosion, Kevin Von Erich took off a bench-seat and a few items from the site as souvenirs. Kevin took one final tour of the historic arena, which was featured in a famed DVD documentary Heroes of World Class, released in 2006. 10 years after the death of Kerry Von Erich, Feb, 2003, the Entrance sign was saved by Doyle King who still has…