RuPaul’s Drag Race Contestant Cherry Valentine is no longer with us. Losing a loved one is not easy. Our hearts are with Cherry Valentine’s friends and family during this difficult time.
George Ward, better known as Cherry Valentine, passed away at the age of 28 on Sunday, September 18, 2022. Keep reading to find out the main cause of death. RuPaul’s Drag Race star.
His family shared the sad news of Cherry’s death
Sherry Valentine’s family announced the news of his death with a heartbreaking statement. The artist died on Sunday. So far, the cause of his death has not been revealed by his family members.
According to the BBC, George’s family released a statement saying, “It is with deep and most heartbreaking sadness that I inform you that George – Cherry Valentine – has tragically passed away.”
They continued, “This will come as a profound shock to most people and we understand there is no easy way to announce it. As his family, we are still dealing with his passing and our lives will never be the same.”
The family members concluded the statement by writing, “We understand how much he is loved and how many lives he has inspired and touched. All we ask is your patience and prayers at this time. We love you Georgie.”
Here’s everything you need to know about George Ward
Before finding his love of traction, George Ward used to work as a qualified mental health nurse in 2015. In December of 2020, he decided to compete in the RuPaul’s Drag Race in the UK.
At the time, Ward introduced his drag character Cherry Valentine to the world at large, and she stated that she knows the word “glamor” and can be described as “dark” and “gothic”. George appeared in a music video with Charli XCX. He even had his own BBC documentary called The proud gypsy queen.
How did fans react to Cherry Valentine’s death?
One fan wrote,Oh my gosh, I just learned the news, and my stomach went down when I heard it. Rest in peace, cherry Valentine’s Day. You were a beautiful, amazing and talented soul. You do not believe. She was only 28 years old.”
Another fan added,Rest in peace, cherry Valentine’s Day What a beautiful soul, and how lucky are we that she has shared her magic with us all? We will miss you cherryI send my condolences to her family and loved ones today.”
One fan went on to say, “Hi guys!! So today was a tough day for many Drag Race fans and most of all cherry Valentine’s Dayfamily. I want to pay my respects to cherry And her family is doing ‘wear red to cherryOn November 30, her twenty-ninth birthday.
These were some of the reactions from fans to the demise of Cherry Valentine. We send our deepest condolences to friends and family RuPaul’s Drag Race A star during this difficult time. And God’s mercy on the departed soul. Don’t forget to stay tuned for the latest updates from the showbiz world.