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Moesha Actress Yvette Wilson Dead At 48 From Cancer

 
 
 

Yvette Wilson, who is best know for her role in the 1990s sitcom Moesha, is dead at age 48 after a battle with cervical cancer.

Earlier this month, reports surfaced that Wilson was battling stage 4 cervical cancer and is also in need of a kidney transplant. She was asking for donations to pay her mounting medical bills as her health deteriorate rapidly.

Earlier today her Moesha co-star Shar Jackson shared her grief on Twitter and thus confirming her passing.

“Everyone plz send prayer and light to my sister and best friend Yvette Wilson. I need my prayer soldiers right,” Shar tweeted.

“F*ck Cancer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Oh God. My heart is soooo unbelievably broken. I wanna thank all my tweeties for their prayers but God has chosen to take my sister Yvette home,” Shar added on Twitter.

Wilson, who is a San Jose State University graduate, was a regular on Russell Simmons Def Comedy Jam in the early 1990s. She got her break on TV in 1993 with her role in ABC’s sitcom Thea, before getting a major role in the mid 1990s hit sitcom Moesha, starring Brandy Norwood.

Yvette Wilson is also featured in the films House Party 2, House Party 3 and Friday.

R.I.P Yvette Wilson

 
 
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  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=723390394 Claire Anderson

    I hate CANCER.. this is sad.. May she RIP.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000211438285 Umekia ‘Sherrill’ Robinson

    praying for the family and friends.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000442386687 Chelsea Prince

    why cancer, oh R.I.P.

  • terry

    Rest in peace Ms.Wilson.and ladies please get yearly checkup.Lol

  • Divajez

    May her soul rest in peace. And people God did not take her, we are in the dispensation of Grace, God is not killing people.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1593680371 Karen Patterson

    REST IN PEACE EVETTE!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1136604259 Traci O’Neal

    RIP Yvette!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1136604259 Traci O’Neal

    RIP Yvette!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100002174953804 Linda Randle

    such a sad, sad loss. R.I.P. Yvette

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100002174953804 Linda Randle

    such a sad, sad loss. R.I.P. Yvette

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100002174953804 Linda Randle

    such a sad, sad loss. R.I.P. Yvette

 
 
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