Jay Wheelz Biography – Jay Wheelz Wiki
Jay Wheelz born as Joshua Smith was an American comedian popularly known for the YouTube comedy series – Roast Me. He died on April 18, 2020, at the age of 29. His death was however not related to the coronavirus pandemic. His friends confirmed the news of his death through a post on twitter. He auditioned for a spot on MTV’s Wild ‘N Out in 2019. He started his career in comedy in August 2018. On his Instagram page, the deceased describes himself as a Skit Man and Comedian. He also added that he loves to make people laugh. He further went on to describe himself as a fan of both the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Lakers. On his various social media pages, he regularly commentated on the Lakers and Patriots’ progress.
Jay Wheelz Age
He died at the age of 29. According to his Facebook page, he was a native of Washington D.C. and was living in Springfield, Virginia, at the time of his death.
Jay Wheelz Parents
Details of his family are unknown. However, we are aware that his mother donated her kidney to him.
Jay Wheelz Health
In January 2020, he described his life’s struggles saying, “I kinda look at life sometimes as a big boxing match. I’ve been knocked down so much in life and that can be with so many things being in hospitals etc. I always get back up and keep fighting though! Keep fighting y’all.” Initially, in January 2020, he said that he spent most of 2019 on dialysis for kidney problems.
In July 2019, he wrote on his Facebook page, “Wheelchair, dialysis, none of this s*** will defeat me slim. Ima continue to chase the dream and inspire y’all to chase yours.” he said in a similar post from around that time that his goal was to “get people hip to the funniest dude on wheels.”
On March 30, he posted on his Facebook to say that he and his mother were going for a kidney transplant with his mother donating a kidney to her son. The following day, he paid tribute to his mother on Instagram writing: Thank God this surgery went well. Knew it would God always comes through and never puts you through a battle you can’t overcome. Crying as I write this mom @otm_therealethiopianqueen there are no words I can say to tell you how grateful I am for you. You’ve saved my life countless times you mean the world to me dukes. I promise you since you gave me this second chance/ even playing field in comedy. Ima fight to make it and give you the world. Love you more than life itself. You always been the MVP. To hell with a Marvel or DC Character you’re my favorite super hero.
Jay Wheelz Death
He died at the age of 29, as his friends confirmed. There is no indication that his death was related to the coronavirus pandemic. His friend, Patrick Cloud, broke the sad news of the comedian’s death on the night of April 18. Cloud tweeted, “Got the most unreal news and im at a loss for words. JayWheelz passed away and it sucks. I was so excited to have you on Roast Me Season 5. Rest easy big man🙏🏽. Prayers and condolences to your family #RIPWheelz #RoastMeFam.”
Many of his fans and his friends took on various social media platforms to grieve his death and wrote various messages of tribute to him.
Jay Wheelz Cause of Death
The cause f his death was not revealed. However, he had been in surgery in the month of March, 2020 for a kidney transplant.