Saturday, July 7, 2007
Wrestler: Joyce Grable
Real Name: Betty Wade-Murphy
Marital Status: Married
Trained by: Fabulous Moolah, Lillian Ellison's School for Women's Wrestling
Possibly Judy Grable too?
Debut: 1971 (as Joyce Grable)
Previous Gimmicks: Golden Goddess
When the Original Joyce Grable got married and left the business, Moolah created this NEW Joyce Grable.
Betty was trained by Judy Grable and began wrestling around 1973, at the age of 22.
She found immediate success in a tag team with Vicki Williams and won two Tag Team championships.
Joyce formed a successful tag team with Wendi Richter in Japan & WWF known as the "Texas Cowgirls".
On April 20, 1986 at AWA WrestleRock: Joyce Grable participated in a 9-Woman Battle Royal, which was won by Sherri Martel..
On January 29, 2005 at WrestleReunion: Team Richter/Hosaka/Bambi/Taylor defeated Team Martel/Leather/Vaine/O'Neal..
Team Richter was Wendi Richter & Malia Hosaka & Bambi & "Bootilicious" Jenny Taylor..
Team Martel was the late Sherri Martel & Peggy Lee Leather & Team Blondage (Krissy Vaine & Amber O'Neal) with Joyce Grable.
Joyce Grable still makes regular appearances Gulf Coast reunions.
You can see Joyce in acxtion here on YouTube:
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