WWE NXT Star Ember Moon recently took to her Twitter and revealed that former ACW wrestler Shawn Vexx (Shontez Montgomery) has passed away at the age of 42. He was trained by “Hotsauce” Marco Riviera and made his pro wrestling debut back in 2005. It was shown on his Twitter bio that Vexx had already been retired from pro wrestling.
Ember Moon wrote, “Damn, another friend passed away today and this one hurts. Such a beautiful person inside and out. Always had a great sense of humor and helped anyone who asked! I hate we never had that singles match… #RIPShawnVexx”
Vexx has competed for a number of pro wrestling promotions throughout his career, including the Texas promotion, Anarchy Championship Wrestling, where he held the ACW Heavyweight Title, the ACW Televised Title, and the ACW U-30 Young Gun Title.
You can check out Ember Moon's tweet below:
Damn, another friend passed away today and this one hurts. Such a beautiful person inside and out. Always had a great since of humor and helped anyone wh asked! I hate we never had that singles match... #RIPShawnVexx
— Ember NXT Moon Palmer (@WWEEmberMoon) May 1, 2021