George Foreman shares emotional tribute to daughter after her death

Posted March 12, 2019

Freeda Foreman, daughter of famed boxing champion and businessman George Foreman, was found dead at her Houston, Texas home late Saturday.

Freeda Foreman followed in her famous father's footsteps and boxed professionally in 2000.

"Daddy I want to Box, "Get an Education first" I said, well she Brought The bacon home ( degree) 2 Kids 3 Grands (Husband)", the boxing legend tweeted. Freeda's final cause of death will be looked at and investigated by a coroner, although law enforcement that was on the scene believe she died of asphyxiation. Here's everything you should know about her.

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Freeda Foreman is one of three notable people who have died by suicide in the past week. According to police, her body was discovered by family members at her residence near Houston. Although there are some reports that her death was caused by suicide, those reports have not been confirmed.

As TMZ reports, her father George reportedly paid her to quit boxing. "10 kids forever. Just 1 more day I wanted okay 1 more year [1] more decade". She retired the following year with a record of 5-1 so that she could raise a family and become a boxing promoter. She also was featured in several documentaries about her father and on an episode of the TV show "King of the Hill".

Sad news from the family of boxer George Foreman. "She's With her maker now", he added.

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Freeda's mother, Andre Skeete, said she last spoke with her daughter on Thursday. All of his sons are famously named George and Freeda's middle name is also George.

George Foreman pays tribute to daughter Freeda on Twitter.

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