The daughter of veteran actor and film production mogul, Shona Ferguson, says her worst fear has become a reality.
Taking to social media, Alicia Angel Ferguson, said her father’s passing has touched many lives.
“Words cannot express how I’m feeling right now. My worst fear became a reality. You fought your fight dad, and I’m so proud of you for making it this far. You’ve not only touched our lives as your family, but you’ve touched many others as well. You’ve left a legacy behind that I will carry on, as I did make this promise when I was little to you. Thank you for everything that you’ve done for me,” she says.
The 47-year-old died on Friday afternoon following COVID 19 complications.
The news was confirmed by his family’s foundation.
The Fergusons say details of the actor, producer and businessman’s memorial and funeral services should be ready by Monday.
Messages of condolences pour in following Shona Ferguson’s passing:
Tributes pouring on social media:
I cannot even begin to imagine the pain Connie Ferguson is going through – losing her soul mate. May God be with her and her family at this time & make the road to healing a little softer. Rest in peace, Shona.
— Phumzile Van Damme (@zilevandamme) July 31, 2021
The death of Shona Ferguson feels so personal.
— God’s Gift. (@KutlwanoAMekgwe) July 30, 2021
— Terry Pheto (@TerryPheto) July 31, 2021