Whitney Houston's only daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown passes away at 22
Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late music star Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown, has died
Melbourne: Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late music star Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown, has died. She was 22.
The young singer had been in a coma ever since she was found face down in a bathtub, just like her mother in six months ago, and had been in hospice care in her final days, News.com.au reported.
Kristen Foster, a family representative, said that the Bobbi was surrounded by her family at Peachtree Christian Hospice in Duluth, Georgia, when she died on July 26, and was finally at peace in the arms of God.
She thanked everyone for all the love and support they had received during the last few months.
Doctor's had said that Brown's brain function was 'significantly diminished' as a result of the incident after which she was placed in a medically induced coma and was moved to a rehabilitation centre two months later, where she remained until June 24.
The late music legend had the sole custody of Bobbi Kristina, after parting from Bobby Brown in 2007, and when she died in 2012, Bobbi was rushed to hospital that same month for anxiety treatment as she was reportedly found taking drugs after her mother's funeral.
Houston had left a reported 115 million dollars inheritance for her daughter.
Bobbi Kristina's death has a tragic resemblance to Houston's, who was found dead in the bath tub at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 11, 2012.
Hollywood stars pay tribute to Bobbi Kristina Brown
Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey, filmmaker Ava DuVernay and Kylie Jenner among others paid tribute to Bobbi Kristina Brown, following her death at the age 22.
Winfrey, 61, who had interviewed Bobbi Kristina following her mother Whitney Houston's passing, wrote, "Peace at Last
DuVernay tweeted, "She seemed to be caught in the web of celebrity upon arrival. Twenty two years. A sad end. May the sister have peace now. #BobbiKristina."
Reality TV star Kylie paid tribute saying, "Rest in peace #BobbiKristina. Got a chance to hang out with you once and
I'll never forget it or you! Ugh this is so sad."
Among other Hollywood A-listers, Missy Elliott, Janet Mock, and Taraji P Henson also shared their messages via social media offering heartfelt tributes.
"My heart is truly heavy. May you rest in peace with your mommy #BobbiKristina sending prayers to the Brown/Houston family," Missy Elliott wrote.
Transgender advocate Janet also shared a similar message, "Rest well with your mama. #BobbiKristina."
"Empire" star Henson said, "Rest in heaven #BobbiKristina."
"RIP #BobbiKristina My deepest sympathies to your father #BobbyBrown and your GrandMa #CissyHouston We will miss you for sure darling," actress Vivica A Fox tweeted.
TV personality Patti Stanger wrote, "Just heard the sad news on #BobbiKristina has passed away. I hope she RIP and reunites with her mom #whitney may they fly with the Angels."