Shemar Moore Announces His Mother Has Passed Away In A Heartbreaking Instagram Post

Shemar Moore is devastated after the passing of his mother.

The popular actor took to his social media on Wednesday, February 19 to reveal that he lost his mother earlier in the month at the age of 76.

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“Marylin Joan Wilson-Moore, my mother, best friend, and partner in crime passed away Feb 8th at 76 years old…I miss her more than I ever thought possible and I don’t know how to do this life without her…but I get my STRENGTH from her and I will be OK because of HER,” he wrote. “Mama…here come that man!!!!! What I do from this day forward is for YOU!!!! I’m going to continue to LEAP and pray that the NET appears!! It was too soon…and it hurts so bad…but I know you are with me and will continue to give me strength…I love you mama.”

In the series of videos, a clearly distraught Moore opened up about the loss

The former Criminal Minds star also revealed that his mother’s cause of passing is unknown but added that she did suffer from heart problems and was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1999.

Moore also posted several other heartbreaking videos and images of himself with his mother with music playing along with the caption, “My Mama always said “I was at the front of the line when God was handing out sons” …. and I always said “Mama, you know I cut the line to get to you!” ❤️ I love you mama ❤️”

“I stay stunned. I am heartbroken… I don’t know life without this woman. I don’t know what to do but I will figure it out because that’s what she would want,” he said. “Everything I’ve accomplished is because of this amazing woman. My mother is gone, she ain’t here no more. But she’s here.”

Telisa Carter

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