July 31st, 2015
Actress/ Comedian Yvette Wilson of Hit Shows ‘Moesha’ Died at 48
Karen Civil twitted that “Yvette Wilson who is known for playing the character Andell on Moesha & The Parkers passed away tonight after battling cervical cancer. #RIP”
We thought the tweet was not correct due to Wikipedia not being updated but unfortunately Yvette Wilson has lost the battle to cancer. Wilson who played Andell Wilkerson. She was 48 years old.
As previously reported by NewsOne.com, Wilson was suffering with Stage 4 cervical cancer and was in dire need of funds in order to pay her mounting medical bills.
Shar Jackson has been sending out tweets asking for prayers for her friend and co-star for the last two hours and finally this tweet came in an hour ago:
@SharJackson: I wanna thank all my tweeties for their prayers but god has chosen to take my sister Yvette home.. …
Wilson death has also been confirmed on her Wikipedia page.