Celebrities have taken to social media to express their condolences over the tragic death of Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of Bobby Brown and the late singer Whitney Houston. The 22 year old died on Sunday (July 26th), six months after she was found unconscious in a bathtub at her Atlanta home.
Stars have been paying their respects to Bobbi Kristina Brown who has died aged 22.
On twitter talk show host Oprah Winfrey expressed her sadness writing, ‘Peace at last #BobbiKristina’, while ‘Empire’ actress Taraji P. Henderson added ‘Rest in heaven’.
Selma director Ava DuVernay tweeted, ‘She seemed to be caught in the web of celebrity upon arrival. Twenty two years. A sad end. May the sister have peace now.' Sharing a photo of the young Bobbi Kristina and her mother on Instagram, singer Ciara wrote ‘Lost for words about the life story of Whitney and her daughter Bobbi Kristina, praying for the Houston and Brown families'.
Hip hop artist Missy Elliot tweeted, ‘My heart is truly heavy May u rest in peace with your mommy #BobbiKristina sending prayers 2 the Brown/Houston family’. Singer Paula Abdul also expressed her condolences via social media writing, 'I was greatly saddened to hear of the passing of #BobbiKristina -I send my love & heartfelt condolences to the Brown & Houston families'.
Bobbi Kristina’s death was announced late Sunday evening via a statement from the Houston family’s representative. ‘Bobbi Kristina Brown passed away July 26, 2015, surrounded by her family,' the statement read. ‘She is finally at peace in the arms of God. We want to again thank everyone for their tremendous amount of love and support during these last few months.’
The 22 year old's passing came nearly six months after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub at her Georgia home. She had never fully regained consciousness and was being kept on life support, in March she was transferred to a long-term care facility in Atlanta.