Clark Gable III, who bore a striking resemblance to his grandfather and namesake, was found unresponsive and pronounced dead on Feb. 22, 2019. The actor, model, and host of the popular show Cheaters was 30-years-old. The cause of death has not been released but his family confirmed the reports through personal social media accounts.
Clark Gable III’s mother, Tracy Yarro Scheff, shared a heartbreaking message on her Instagram page.
“It’s is with an extremely heavy heart we say goodbye to my beautiful son Clark. He passed this morning. I will always be next to you my beautiful son. Mom.”
The sorrowful news drew sympathy from the public as they offered words of condolences to the grief-stricken family who was left shocked and devastated by the sudden loss.
On September 6, 2017, Clark Gable III and his girlfriend Summer welcomed a daughter named Shore Larae Gable. Gable’s IG account features photos of the precious child as fans express sadness that she has lost her father at such a young age.
Gable’s last Instagram posts were on January 9 and included what appeared to be a trip to cageless zoo with Shore. The doting father hashtagged the photo with #Forheronly and in his very last Instagram photo, he used the hashtag #Dadlife and appeared to make a public statement about his commitment to his family.
“I’ve been gone for a while off all my social media, family comes first, I am now back!#2019#Dadlife#Cheaters#CG3#Vh1#mtv”
It’s unclear if Clark Gable III was having any type of personal issues that also caused him to leave social media. Though best known for Cheaters, Gable had completed and appeared in multiple films.
He stars in the horror/comedy flick Heckle that will premiere on Halloween 2019.
Clark Gable III had been in tabloids for several incidents and with the secrecy surrounding his cause of death, some are asking questions if foul play was involved.
At this time, nothing has been stated regarding the cause of death or if Clark Gable passed away due to natural causes.
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