Donnie “Don” Gay Bull Rider Father Neal Gay Death: How Rich Was The Rodeo?
Donnie “Don” Gay, Bull rider’s father Neal Gay died on 11 August 2022. He was Rafter G Rodeo’s founder and patriarch.
His passing was announced by his family members, friends, and extended families on the web. Netizens have started extending tributes on social media platforms. The legend will live even after his passing in his fan’s thoughts.
Neal’s son, Donnie Gay started competing in rodeos at an early age. Neal’s death had saddened many who knew him. We believe Donnie along with other family members is mourning the loss currently. Let’s keep them in our prayers.
Know About Donnie “Don” Gay Bull Rider Father Neal Gay Rodeo Death
Donnie “Don” Gay, a Bull rider’s father Neal Gay Rodeo’s death news has been circulated on the web through different media. He was 96 years of age at the time of his death.
His death cause has not been shared. Considering his age, it must be a natural cause of death. As per PRCA, he died at his ranch in Terrell, Texas. People have expressed tributes to him on social media.
May the founder of the Mesquite Championship Rodeo, rancher, and stock contractor be guided to heaven and rest in peace forever. His contributions would be always remembered though he is not among us anymore.
Neal opened up the Mesquite Championship Rodeo in May 1958, which grew too big that millions of people watch it, at present time. We believe Donnie will continue walking towards the career that will keep himself and his father on highlight at a later stage too.
Donnie and his father worked together since his childhood. He was the pride of his father. Donnie got inducted into the ProRodeo Hall of Fame in 1979 followed by his father Neal in 1993. They were the only son-father to receive this honor.
More on Donnie Gay Bull Rider Family – Neal Gay Obituary
Donnie Gay, a Bull rider was born to his father Neal Gay, and his mother Evelyn “Cookie” Foster. His mother passed away when he was just one year old due to leukemia.
He got his stepmother, Kay Gay, who took care of him and his brother Pete not giving them a chance to complain about being the second wife of their father. He lost his father on 11 August 2022.
According to the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, his obituary will be announced later on.
What Is Donnie Gay Bull Rider Net Worth 2022?
Donnie Gay, a Bull rider has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million to $5 million, based on various resources found on the web. He is a former professional rodeo cowboy.
Donnie was able to set a record as of 2022, for winning eight Professional Rodeo Cowboys Associations bull riding world championships. In 1989, he got retirement from his profession.
He then, provided commentary for Professional Bull Riders on TNN from 1993 to 2001, during big-league events. Since then, he had been working with different media. Going through his Wikipedia page, you can learn more about his post-rodeo career.