Yusef Rasheed is better known as the former husband of coach Oracene Price. She is popular for being the coach and mother of her two tennis players daughters Venus Williams and Serena Williams.
Get to know more about Price's late husband, Yusef Rasheed. Below, there are some details that you might be curious to know about him.
Mr.Rasheed and the tennis coach, Oracene Price exchanged their wedding vows in 1972. The couples were in a long-term relationship before they decided to get married.
However, the marriage lasted only for seven years due to the death of Mr. Rasheed in 1979, the cause of death was a sudden heart stroke.
Sadly, the couples were not meant to spend a lifetime of love life with each other. Moreover, the couples share three beautiful beautiful daughters together after the marriage.
Mr. Rasheed is also a father of three lovely daughters. His first daughter is Yetunde Price, she was born in Saginaw Michigan on 9th August 1972. Yetunde was a registered nurse, a beauty salon owner, and she is also known as an assistant of her half-sisters the popular tennis players Venus Williams and Serena Williams.
Likewise, his second daughter is Lyndrea Price ( born in 1973, in the United States). She is a web designer, social media influencer, model, also a creative executive for the translation website plugin company, 'Lezchat'.
At last, his youngest daughter Isha Price came into this world on 18th February 1975. She is a US-based Lawyer by profession and also works as a helping hand for underprivileged communities and humanitarian works.
Yetunde Price, eldest daughter of Rasheed was shot and killed in gunfire by some gang members of the Compton street gang named Robert Maxfield on the night of 14 September 2003, the incident took place outside a drug house in Compton, Los Angles County California.
As per the prosecution, she was shot in the back of her head through her car window, while she was in her white SUV chatting with her boyfriend Rolland Wormly and was dead shortly after arriving at the hospital.
After the death of Rasheed, Oracene used to works as a nurse. And soon later she got married to the American tennis coach, Richard Williams in 1980. The pair share two daughters Venus and Serena.
However, in 2000 the couples got separated and also filed for divorce and the divorce was brought to a conclusion by the end of 2002. The reason behind their divorce was because Mr.Williams used to be violent to his wife, and also broke her three ribs. Besides, all the differences they have joint custody of their daughters.