George Foreman’s Daughter Freeda Found Dead in Houston Home
TMZ is reporting that Boxing Legend George Foreman's daughter Freeda has been found dead in her home near Houston, Texas.
Police say Freeda's body was found in her home by a family member. They do not suspect foul play at this time but the investigation is ongoing.
Freeda started boxing as a middleweight in 2000 winning her first five fights before losing for the first time in 2001. She retired with a record of 5-1 with 3 KO's to move into a promotional role to support the sport. Rumors say her father George reportedly paid her to stop fighting professionally.
Freeda was born in Texas and is one of George Foreman's five daughters. He also has 5 sons, all of whom are named George. Freeda's middle name was also George. Freeda Foreman appeared in a few documentaries about her father's career. She was also part of a 2003 episode of "King of the Hill".
Freeda leaves behind a husband, 2 daughters, 3 grandchildren, her parents, and 11 brothers and sisters. She was 42-years-old.