Regina King Faces Tragedy: Her Son Passed Away After His 26th Birthday
Regina King is faced with the most terrible moments of her life. Her son passed away by suicide just a few days after his birthday. Check out the complete reports below.
Her son, Ian Alexander Jr, died by suicide just days after his 26th birthday.
The Shade Room notes: 'The news, initially reported by @bscott, was confirmed by Regina King in a statement to @PEOPLE.'
'Our family is devastated at the deepest level by the loss of Ian,' King stated. 'He is such a bright light who cared so deeply about the happiness of others. Our family asks for respectful consideration during this private time. Thank you.'
TSR continued and said: 'Please keep Regina King and all those who knew and loved her son Ian in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.'
Someone said: 'God bless her and anyone else struggling with their mental health in silence.'
A commenter posted this: 'Wow, this is heartbreaking man!!! My god touch ur her heart and her family!!'
A follower said: 'LORD wrap your arms around Regina and this family have mercy and grace on his soul.'
One fan wrote this: 'This pain for a parent is unbearable. Omg. I’m praying for her and her family.'
Someone else said: 'It’s the saddest when you lose the battle with yourself. May his soul Rest In Peace. Y’all please check on those close to you.'
A commenter posted this: 'So much Suicide going on these days check on your people, you never know what people going through.'
Someone else said, 'I’m praying for her and her family. And I rebuke any guilt or pain that she might be feeling. I pray for her and her family healing and strength .I pray for his mercy and salvation and that he may Rest In Peace.'