Roy Welch

Real name: Roy Edward Welch

From Osage County, OK

 

Roy Welch was the elder brother of Jack WelchHerb Welch & Lester Welch, the brother-in-law of Speedy Hatfield, the father of Buddy Fuller, father-in-law of Billy Golden and grandfather of John BunyanRobert Fuller and Jimmy Golden

 

Roy Welch bought the booking rights to the state of Alabama from Joe Gunther in January of 1953. This included the Gulf Coast area, which he owned along with his brother Jack and son Buddy Fuller until December 1959, He was the promoter for Jackson, Mississippi, after buying out Billy Romanoff, and used Gulf Coast wrestlers in 1955 and early 1956.

 

Roy Welch

Roy Welch

 

Roy Welch

Roy Welch

 

Roy Welch

Roy Welch

 

Promoter Roy Welch

Promoter Roy Welch