Freeda Freeman, who was reportedly found dead Saturday, was a daughter of retired heavyweight boxer George Foreman, pictured.
Tragedy has struck the family of popular retired boxer George Foreman, according to reports.
Freeda Foreman, the 42-year-old daughter of the former heavyweight champion, was found dead Saturday in her Houston-area home.
A family member discovered the body and no foul play was suspected, TMZ reported.
Freeda Foreman, daughter of George Foreman, poses in the ring for the camera during a news conference at the Regent Hotel in Las Vegas, March 31, 2000.
Police were awaiting a coroner’s report on the cause of death, the report said.
She was a former boxer herself, compiling a 5-1 record before retiring from the ring in 2001, the Houston Chronicle reported.
Freeda Foreman, left, daughter of former boxing champion George Foreman, lands a left to the head of LaQuanda Landers, right, in the first round of their pro debuts at the Regent Resort in Las Vegas, June 18, 2000. (John Gurzinski/AFP/Getty Images)
Since his retirement he has become an equally successful entertainer, TV pitchman and marketer of products, such as his George Foreman-brand grills.