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Rickey Smiley is grieving the loss of his oldest kid, comic Brandon Smiley.
Speaking on his method to his hometown of Birmingham, Ala., the Rickey Smiley Morning Show host announced on Instagram Jan. 29 that his child had passed away. Brandon was 32 years old.
“I simply had bad news this earlymorning. I’m on the method to the airport to get to Birmingham. I simply desire everyone to pray for me, pray for our household,” Rickey stated in a video. “My boy, Brandon Smiley, hasactually passed away this earlymorning.”
The cause of Brandon’s death was not made public. In addition to the radio character, he is also endured by his child, Storm, 3, his mommy Brenda, sibling Malik, 21, and siblings D’Essence, 25, Taylor, 22, and Aaryn, 21.
“I’m OKAY,” Rickey stated in his video. “Pray for my child’s mom and my boy’s brotherorsisters.”
He continued, “Now I see what my granddaddy went through and why he felt the method he felt. My granddaddy went through this s–t with my father and insomeway, here I am going through the verysame thing my grandparents went through. So simply pray for our household.”
Rickey got numerous messages of acknowledgements in reaction to his post, consistingof from artist Al B. Sure!, who composed, “Sorry to hear this news Brother Rickey.”
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The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kandi Burruss commented, “Oh no! I’m so sorry for your loss. I love you & Im hoping for you!”
Basketball Wives‘ Evelyn Lozada added, “My inmost acknowledgements. Prayers [to] you and your household.” Niecy Nash also expressed her compassion, composing, “I’m so sorry Rickey,” while Tamar Braxton commented, “I’m so sorry goodfriend.”
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