Entertainment RHOA’s Kenya Moore Attended Gregg Leakes’ Funeral Despite Past NeNe Feud
NeNe Leakes Says Husband Gregg Is Dying Following Hospitalization Amid Cancer Battle
The reality star addressed patrons at her Atlanta lounge and said her husband was losing his fight against cancer.In a video posted to various social media platforms, Leakes addressed patrons at The Linnethia, her lounge in Atlanta, Georgia, and shared, "My husband is transitioning to the other side.
A show of support. Despite’s past drama with former costar , she still felt it was important to attend ‘ memorial service.
“I was there to support,” Moore, 50, toldon Wednesday, September 8. “Gregg never, ever treated me any differently . And for that, I respected him so much, and he was just a kind, gentle, caring, supportive man, and she was really lucky to have him.”
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Theadded, “Honestly, he is one of the nicest men I ever met in my life. To be there was a no-brainer.”
Moore noted that she flew into Atlanta for the memorial service last week.
“I flew in for the memorial, the repass,” she told the outlet. “I think it was everything [NeNe] probably wanted it to be because people were happy, and I think he would’ve wanted people to be happy because his life was so full and so beautiful and he was such a great person. So even though it was hard for me to be there, it seemed like she got what she wanted, for people to smile, and I think he would’ve been happy about that.”
Husband of 'Real Housewives' star NeNe Leakes dies at 66
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gregg Leakes, the husband of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta" star NeNe Leakes, has died. He was 66. Family friend and publicist, Ernest Dukes, said Wednesday in a statement that Gregg Leakes died after a “long battle with cancer.” Dukes said he died peacefully in his home while being surrounded by his children and his wife, whom he often appeared with on the popular Bravo reality television show. “Today the Leakes family isFamily friend and publicist, Ernest Dukes, said Wednesday in a statement that Gregg Leakes died after a “long battle with cancer.
The Glee alum, 53, previouslyone week after his death at her Linnethia Lounge on Monday, September 6. Several of her former RHOA costars, including Moore, , , , and , attended.
“Today we celebrate you Gregg with love, just the way you wanted it,” NeNe, alongside a throwback photo of the couple.
Us Weeklyafter his battle with stage III colon cancer. He was 66.
“Today the Leakes family is in deep pain with a broken heart,” NeNe’s publicist said in a statement at the time. “After a long battle with cancer, Gregg Leakes has passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by all of his children, very close loved ones and wife Nene Leakes. We ask that you pray for peace and strength over their family & allow them to mourn in private during this very very difficult time.”
NeNe Leakes Honors Late Husband Gregg After He Dies of Cancer
NeNe Leakes Honors Late Husband Gregg After He Dies of Cancer “Today the Leakes family is in deep pain with a broken heart. After a long battle with cancer, Gregg Leakes has passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by all of his children, very close loved ones and wife Nene Leakes,” the publicist noted at the time. “We ask that you pray for peace and strength over their family & allow them to mourn in private during this very very difficult time.
Hours after Gregg’s death, several of NeNe’s.
“I am heartbroken over the passing of Gregg Leakes, a wonderful man,” Housewives producertweeted at the time. “I jokingly called him ‘Pastor Leakes’ but in truth he was a strong voice of reason & commanded great respect among the entire #RHOA team. I am sending love and strength to @neneleakes & the entire Leakes family.”
Williams, 40,and also shared their support.
“Heartbroken So many good times & so many amazing memories,” Bailey, 54, tweeted. “Gregg was always so loving, funny & kind. So blessed to have had him in my life. Sending my heartfelt condolences to @NeNeLeakes and her family. Thinking of you & my heart and prayers are with you..”
Photos show why cheetahs are at risk—and how people are working to protect them .
In Somaliland and Kenya, efforts aim to protect cheetahs in the wild and stop smugglers from shipping them to the Arabian Peninsula to be sold as pets. © Photograph by Nichole Sobecki Leah Lentaam and her husband Daniel Lentaam corral their family’s goats into a boma for the evening in Meibae Community Wildlife Conservancy in Samburu County, Kenya, on March 25, 2021. Two months ago the family lost three goats to a cheetah attack.