“We are shocked to learn that the former junior champion Jimmy Rave has passed away. Our thoughts are with his friends and family, ”proclaims the National Wrestling Alliance. This ended a month-long ordeal. Due to a bacterial infection, James Michael Guffey alias Jimmy Rave first had to have his left arm amputated in 2020. A few weeks later, the doctors couldn’t save his legs either. The former wrestler documented his situation with a moving photo.
“Last June, I had trouble walking and went to see my surgeon. He found that I had MRSA in both legs and they had to be amputated immediately, ”he explained his situation on Twitter. Rave was infected with MRSA staphylococci, also known as “hospital germs”. He leaves behind a daughter and a son.