Tag: RIP

RIP Demetrius Townsel Jr: GoFundMe Started For 12-Year-Old Fatally Shot In Indiana

Source: GoFundMe / GoFundMe A family is mourning the tragic death of their 12-year-old loved one and is now seeking assistance. According to NWI.com, Demetrius Townsel Jr. of Chicago was fatally shot on Saturday night while in a car in Gary, Indiana, according to police Cmdr. Jack Hamady. The family has set up a GoFundMe […]

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RIP Gregory Tyree Boyce and Natalie Adepoju: Everything To Know About Actor Found Dead With Girlfriend

A young actor who gained fame in the first “Twilight” movie has tragically died along with his girlfriend. According to New York Daily News, Gregory Tyree Boyce and Natalie Adepoju were found dead in their Las Vegas condo on May 13. He was only 30 years old while she was 27. They were discovered by […]

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Marc Maron And Many Others Mourned The Death Of Director Lynn Shelton

Saturday brought news that comedic actor Fred Willard had died at age 86, but another Hollywood death was equally shocking. News spread Saturday that director Lynn Shelton had died suddenly as a result of a blood illness. The Hollywood Reporter noted that the director, 54, played a big role in the independent film circuit and […]

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Jerry Stiller, ‘Seinfeld’ Actor And Comedy Legend, Has Passed Away At The Age Of 92

Jerry Stiller, beloved Seinfeld actor and father to Ben Stiller, has died from natural causes at the age of 92. The news arrived through a tweet from Ben, who paid tribute to the veteran comic as “a great dad and grandfather, and the most dedicated husband to Anne for about 62 years.” Ben added, “He […]

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R.I.P. 44-Year-Old New Orleans Bounce Deejay Black N Mild Dies After Coronavirus Diagnosis

Photo: Shutterstock New Orleans-born Bounce luminary DJ Black N Mind has reportedly passed away from as a result of the coronavirus at the age of 44. The popular record spinner, whose real name is Oliver Stokes Jr., died on March 19, according to NOLA.com. Advertisement The news outlet confirmed with the Orleans Parish Coroner’s office […]

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Ja’Net DuBois’ Birth Father May Have Been Jazz Legend Cab Calloway, Family Claims

(L-R): Ja’net DuBois arrives at the “First-Ever” BET Comedy Awards on September 28, 2004, in Pasadena, California. ; Cab Calloway, jazz bandleader, opening a folio of music. Photo: Amanda Edwards (Getty Images), Express Newspapers (Getty Images) There appear to be some questions arising in regard to Ja’Net DuBois’ lineage. On Thursday, TMZ reported DuBois’ cause […]

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Legendary Jazz Pianist McCoy Tyner Dead at 81

In this file photo legendaryjazz pianist McCoy Tyner performs on the Miles Davis Hall stage during the 43rd Montreux Jazz Festival in Montreux, Switzerland, July 2009.Photo: Dominic Favre (Associated Press) Another one of the greatest who ever did it has gone on to glory. Legendary jazz pianist McCoy Tyner is dead at age 81. The […]

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BET Networks to Honor Kobe Bryant With Full Coverage of Memorial, Other Programming

Gianna Bryant and Kobe Bryant were honored during the In Memoriam onstage during the 51st NAACP Image Awards, Presented by BET, at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on February 22, 2020.Photo: Aaron J. Thornton (Getty Images) BET Networks will celebrate the life and memory of late basketball legend Kobe Bryant in a special way. The Black-centric ViacomCBS-owned […]

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Who Killed Pop Smoke? Rapper Killed In Home Invasion Posted Address On Social Media Earlier In The Day

Source: Johnny Nunez / Getty Another young rapper has been taken too soon and more information reveals that a social media post could’ve played a part in his death. According to TMZ, Pop Smoke was shot and killed in a home invasion on Wednesday morning. The up-and-coming rapper was at a home in the Hollywood […]

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Deathstreaming: U.S Army Vet Whose Son was Killed on Facebook Live Says ‘Violence Has to Stop’

A 34-year-old father of five was killed while using Facebook’s livestreaming platform on Thursday in Mobile, Ala.Photo: Associated Press Could you imagine how it feels to have served in the military and then work for quarter of a century for the Department of Corrections to learn that your son has been murdered while broadcasting on […]

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Juice WRLD Updates: Everything We Know About Rapper’s Death

Source: WENN/Avalon / WENN UPDATED: 7:33 p.m. EST, Jan. 22 — The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed on Wednesday that Juice WRLD died from oxycodone and codeine toxicity, according to a report from CNN. The 21-year-old’s death was also ruled as an accident. “The Medical Examiner’s Office has determined the cause and manner of […]

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