How horrible it must feel — a father having to say goodbye to his child. It was confirmed on July 26 that Bobbi Kristina Brown finally passed on after being in a coma for nearly 7 months. Her father, Bobby Brown, released a gut-wrenching statement following the news.
There are no words. Bobbi Kristina Brown, 22, was pronounced dead on July 26, via a statement from the Houston family. Soon after, her father, Bobby Brown, released a statement of his own, sharing his immense grief and overwhelming sadness of losing her daughter, especially since he had already lost her mother, Whitney Houston, just a few years before.
“Krissy fought to get well for months, however she has succumb to her injuries,” Bobby said in a statement, via his lawyer. “Krissy was an is an angel. I am completely numb at this time. My family must find a way to live with her in spirit and honor her memory. Our loss is unimaginable. We thank everyone for the prayers for Krissy and our family as we mourn my baby girl.”
Bobby shared his grief shortly after Whitney’s family, the Houstons, confirmed the news of her passing. “Bobbi Kristina Brown passed away Sunday, July 26 2015, surrounded by her family. She is finally at peace in the arms of God,” the family said in a statement to E! News. “We want to again thank everyone for their tremendous amount of love and support during these last few months.”
The loss of Bobbi Kristina was quickly felt around the globe as fans and celebrities alike took to social media to send their prayers and condolences to the family and her loved ones. Friends of the family like Missy Elliot, Oprah and Chaka Khan were among the first to share their sadness with their followers.
The only child of Whitney and Bobby was found unconscious in a bathtub by her then boyfriend Nick Gordon on the morning of Jan. 31. She had been in a comatose state ever since, with her family sitting by her side every step of the way.
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