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Paul Walker’s brother honored the precocious histrion by naming his newborn lad aft him. Cody Walker and his woman Felicia revealed their 3rd child, who was calved connected April 30, volition beryllium known arsenic Paul Barrett “Bear” Walker arsenic a tribute to the Fast & Furious star who died successful a car crash astir a decennary ago. “This November volition people 10 years since we mislaid my brother, Paul, and I conscionable felt present was the due time,” Cody told People on May 26.
“My brother, Caleb [Walker], and I are some done having children. My brother, Paul, was Paul William Walker IV and that sanction goes backmost 4 generations,” continued Cody. “Within the family, helium went by ‘little Paul’ oregon ‘Paul 4,’ adjacent though helium rapidly outgrew our begetter successful height. It was important to maine to person that sanction transportation on.”
Before revealing the afloat sanction of the adorable tot, Felicia had taken to her Instagram to stock a saccharine drawback of Bear being held by his older brother, Colt Knox Walker. The ma 0f three, who besides shares a girl with Cody, captioned the snap, “It’s a boy!! Welcome to the clan, Barrett! You are truthful loved 🥰”
Cody besides carries connected the representation of Paul with his automotive and motorsports festival called FuelFest, which benefits Paul’s foundation Reach Out WorldWide (ROWW). “My oldest member was and is my top inspiration. And similar truthful galore different aspects of my life, helium heavy influenced my emotion of cars,” Cody wrote connected the FuelFest website. “It has been my grant to assistance transportation connected his legacy, and it is inherent successful the ngo of FuelFest to proceed to supply this charitable aspect.”
As fans know, small Bear has a relative who is besides named aft their celebrated precocious uncle. Caleb and his wife, Stephanie, named their 5-year-old lad Maverick Paul Walker aft the actor.
Meanwhile, Paul’s representation is being carried connected successful the Fast & Furious franchise arsenic well. In the latest installment, Fast X, the star, who died from an car mishap successful 2013 astatine the property of 40, is seen successful a flashback astatine the opening of the film.