R.I.P. Yvette Wilson, Moesha star “Andell”

TMZ.com reports Yvette Wilson, one of the stars of “Moesha,” died Thursday following a long battle with cervical cancer. She was 48.

Wilson, played Moesha’s friend Andell Wilkerson through 5 seasons of the hit show — and she played the same role in the spinoff “The Parkers.”

Wilson’s cancer was Stage 4 when she passed away.

Her “Moesha” co-star Shar Jackson tweeted, “F*ck Cancer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Oh God. My heart is soooo unbelievably broken. I wanna thank all my tweeties for their prayers but God has chosen to take my sister Yvette home.”



 


  • DownBottom

    I see someone has been reading our comments/posts… R.I.P. Yvette!! :sad: :praying:

  • http://youtu.be/Yop62wQH498 Daddy Warbucks

    RIP Ms. Wilson

  • http://sandrarose.com Sandra Rose

    @ DownBottom: Actually, I just went to TMZ and saw it. I never saw your comments or I would have put up this post earlier. :no:

  • https://twitter.com/Mizz_Dallas mizzdallas

    This is :sad: may she r.i.p.

  • jealousCNenvy

    R.I.P Yvette Wilson, so young, so sad.
    FRIDAY is still comedy- Janet Jackson? more like Freddy Jackson, lol.

  • jealousCNenvy

    DONT EVA….EVA, EVA EVA EVA, COME BY HERE OK? OK!!

  • Brenden’ 2: Electric Boogaloo

    This is sad. Last I saw her she was gleaming about her record label. I hope she is at peace. Folks have been directing anger at her so called celebrity friends for not donating or helping fund her fight against cervical cancer. However we dont know what happened. We dont know if her former costars even knew she had cancer, let alone was running out of money fighting it. The news was only made public last month. Hollywood is a big place. If the blogs and the local news werent reporting it…I logged on and donated when I heard, but I only heard by chance,,,And online at that. That disturbs me that she had to reach oout like that,,,Also disturbs me that the money wasnt raised in a few days. That Jespanic man in Fl received hundreds of thousands for killing a Black boy, but a Black woman who entertained many of us for damn near 10yrs on tv received only pennies. I guess its only normal to be angry. She was young, and this just came out of left field. IDK. Sag offers 2 different health plans, and neither are sh*t. Im sure residual checks kept her eligible for the top tier plan over the years, but…I just dont know. One day they announce shes fighting for her life, next shes gone. Again I hope she is at peace.

  • WUT-IZ-SWAGU

    RIP! My prayers to the family

  • Anna

    Thanks for the post Sandra.
    @ Brenden, I wondered if she still had Health Ins. w/SAG. I loved her character. I always thought her name was “Aunt Dell”, until her name was in lights because of her restaurant/lounge. R.I.P.

  • BigCityGirl

    So sad! RIP…

  • Usual Suspect

    RIP she was funny.

    In other news LiLo Lindsey Lohan was found unconscious. LAWD

  • Ni ni

    Rip she was so pretty to me and her skin was flawless.

  • Redeemed777

    Miss shar jackson, Please be quiet!
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    what is the meaning of ” F-cancer “????????

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    Is cancer a living breathing person???
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    You better hope YOU don’t catch it, with your edomite loving self.

  • Brenden’ 2: Electric Boogaloo

    @Anna I’m sure she was eligible. All it takes is a certain amt generated per year. With both shows rerunning she probably qualified for the best plan they offer, which isn’t much…They have a great rehab program offered, but if you aint drugged out…Who knows if she had it through Sag, and if she did was it enough? So many questions…One day she’s sick and going to beat it, the next…Was she still married? Wheres her hubby/business partner? I have lots of questions. She was at an advanced stage when they announced the financial troubles. Did she find out late? Or was she battling it in private? If it did go undiagnosed was that due to lack of healthcare or incompetent doctors?

  • http://www.gravatar.com/avatar/db78ef2b213fd6958c1aa6773fe9a6dc?s=80 jeniefrumdabloc

    :pray: RIP Beautiful !

  • http://www.gravatar.com/avatar/db78ef2b213fd6958c1aa6773fe9a6dc?s=80 jeniefrumdabloc

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    Usual Suspect says:

    RIP she was funny.

    In other news LiLo Lindsey Lohan was found unconscious. LAWD
    _________________

    They said she was just sleep :tea: and Redeemed you need Jesus :no:

  • http://wineandgummybears.blogspot.com/ gypsyeyes

    Yes she does. Anybody can say that they are a Christian but with what comes out of her mouth that aint Christian like!

  • Usual Suspect

    :hug: Bren Bren – This is the first I heard of this, I always try to send money to folks, even when I dont’ even know them. I sent my tithes to Trayvon’s mom for two months, it’s sad that often we don’t try and help each other out. But will try and save a for a bag or some frivlous whatever. But of course folks choose to spend their money how they want :shrug:

    Yeah, cancer or any terminal disease is horrible for anyone working a regular 9-5 or maybe even worse for hardly working actors. The bills are crippling.

    I too hope that she’s at peace and her spirit that came through the television was infectious.

  • EB

    RIP :(

    Lindsay Lohan has 9 lives.

  • luVn_liFe…

    :crying:
    Cancer is so Brutal and confussing :crying:
    May she rest in peace and Her Family be at PEACE

  • http://www.gravatar.com/avatar/db78ef2b213fd6958c1aa6773fe9a6dc?s=80 jeniefrumdabloc

    Both of my aunts are battling it now :sad: and its taking a huge toll on them :no:

  • Anna

    @ Brenden, thanks for the info about SAG. In the black community our rate of dying is higher. I think it’s lack of resourses/info. Most don’t get adequate health care, when we finally go see a doctor, our disease has progressed. I had a mamogram per my doctors request @ 38. White woman are diagnosed w/breast cancer more, but their rate of survival is higher. The guy who pays my sarlary wife had Cervical Cancer 6 yrs. ago. She caught it quick, she’s a Nurse. She’s fine.

  • luVn_liFe…

    @jeniefrumdabloc.. i WILL Keep you in my :prayer: im sorry to hear that..what type oF cancer is it..If you dont mind me asking

  • Anna

    Wow Jenie. Prayers to you and Aunts.

  • Usual Suspect

    jeniefrumdabloc says:

    Both of my aunts are battling it now and its taking a huge toll on them
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    Yes, it takes a toll on the entire support team. We just laid my mother-in -law to rest on May 25, after a 4 year battle to cancer. It started out as breast cancer and then spread to her liver and colon. She put up an awesome fight and was inspiration to everyone around her. SHE FOUGHT TO the last end.

  • luVn_liFe…

    Cancer is such a tragic disease,My mother was diagnosed with Stage4 Cancer Sept 16,2011 she passed away Dec 18,2011.it took her quickly it was so sudden she was only 58..And why Not going to the doctor,not getting check ups.Not taking care of her.
    Its heartbreaking

  • Usual Suspect

    @LuVn_Life :hug: Ohh I’m soo sorry for you loss.

  • Angie

    Yall have me about to drop tears today. one good thing about BBW is that when they went for the breast exam the doc told them that women of color (multi reference) get a more aggressive form of cancer. We all can relate. What can we do?

  • luVn_liFe…

    Thank You Usual,Im better but still sad.It was Stomach Cancer a cancer thats not known much about,Unfortunately

  • Anna

    Angie says:

    Yall have me about to drop tears today. one good thing about BBW is that when they went for the breast exam the doc told them that women of color (multi reference) get a more aggressive form of cancer. We all can relate. What can we do?
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    Anyone that uses my shower, we have a self breast exam on the shower head hook. The simple phrase “early detection” is the key.

  • Anna

    luVn_liFe… says:

    Thank You Usual,Im better but still sad.It was Stomach Cancer a cancer thats not known much about,Unfortunately
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    One of my BFFs dad passed from Stomach Cancer. Men don’t go to the doctor, until they are curled up in a ball. He went quickly after diagnosis. I was just a teen, but to see him get so thin so fast, was freigtning.

  • http://wineandgummybears.blogspot.com/ gypsyeyes

    Cancer took my father when I was 16. My Aunt battled with 4 different cancers before she died last year and my besties mom last year. Cancer may not be a living being but I hate it all the same. Early detection is the key. When I was 25 I found a lump and had a mammogram.I check myself frequently cause it scares the shyt out of me. It was benign but I get checked regularly. This is very serious!

  • Redeemed777

    @jeniefrumdabloc

    Everything I say WILL be proven by ” Thus saith the Lord ”
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    ” Now therefore give not your daughters unto their sons, neither take their daughters unto your sons, nor seek their peace or their wealth for ever: that ye may be strong, and eat the good of the land, and leave it for an inheritance to your children for ever.”

    EZRA 9:12
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    There are PLENTY more of those verses in the Bible, warning the children of Israel about those ” foreign ” relations.
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    The ones who need Jesus are your so-called lying pastors:

    creflo I-changed-my-last-name-to-dollar

    eddie is-gonna-take-more-than-a-looooong-time-to-repent

  • luVn_liFe…

    :crying:

  • Twilight

    Someone mention self breast exam and that is a good thing to do in the shower, watching TV ect..since we have our breast with us all the time :) Always do after your period since breast tend to change. Limit cafine like teas and soda because it makes our breast cystics.
    Cervical Cancer is preventive it’s not genetic. One of the HPV strands of this virus that is sexually transmitted causes cervical cancer. Endometrial cancer is another one. When we gain weight especially black women we produce too much estrogen that causes the lining to of the uterus to thicken. Other factors plays a part also but women need to get routine breast, mammograms and pap smears every year. The hell with the new guidelines as long as I have a uterus that my cervix is attached to I will be on that GYN table every year.

    RIP Yvette Wilson you were taken from us too soon. But GoD has other things in mind for you.

  • missmiami

    :hi: redeemed

  • http://www.gravatar.com/avatar/db78ef2b213fd6958c1aa6773fe9a6dc?s=80 jeniefrumdabloc

    One aunt has lung cancer diagnosed 7 yrs ago but now nothing else they can do 4 tumors on each lung, and now its spreading to her breathing passage hard for her to breathe , chemo is not an option no more
    :sad: my other aunt has a rare form of cancer not sure what the name is but its near her jaw. It latches on sort of like a tree branch type, they was able to remove most of it, but it has left her face disfigured :sad: well now she is having trouble breathing and swallowing, just awful. please keep both sisters in ya prayers. It’s been really hard for them :no:

  • http://www.gravatar.com/avatar/db78ef2b213fd6958c1aa6773fe9a6dc?s=80 jeniefrumdabloc

    Redeemed praying for u too

  • http://www.gravatar.com/avatar/db78ef2b213fd6958c1aa6773fe9a6dc?s=80 jeniefrumdabloc

    Gypsy I am.so sorry to hear that cancer awwww
    :crying.

  • Redeemed777

    @missmiami

    hello missmia!

  • Redeemed777

    Rather than look for ways to discredit the words I post ( and they aint even my words, but thus saith the Lord ); If I were you, I would jot down the Bible verses being posted, go read them for myself, and read that entire chapter-plus some.

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    ” These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so.”

    ACTS 17:11
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    ” Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.”

    2 TIMOTHY 2:15

  • http://www.gravatar.com/avatar/db78ef2b213fd6958c1aa6773fe9a6dc?s=80 jeniefrumdabloc

    Redeemed nobody said anything about discrediting ya words :no: praying for u still GN !

  • Brenden’ 2: Electric Boogaloo

    Hi Cali :hugs: And hugs to anyone who shared their personal stories…This sucks. The site is still accepting donations for her family and funeral arrangements if anyone can afford to give. Id post the link but then it would go into moderation. The site is called giveforward. Then I guess you could search her name. Even if you just want to give condolences. Im sure like me, this woman was on your television screens for many years. No scandals, no rumors, just entertainment….

    Hey Jenie. Go to bed girl!.lol :-)

  • Anna

    Twilight says:

    Someone mention self breast exam and that is a good thing to do in the shower, watching TV ect..since we have our breast with us all the time Always do after your period since breast tend to change. Limit cafine like teas and soda because it makes our breast cystics.
    Cervical Cancer is preventive it’s not genetic. One of the HPV strands of this virus that is sexually transmitted causes cervical cancer. Endometrial cancer is another one. When we gain weight especially black women we produce too much estrogen that causes the lining to of the uterus to thicken. Other factors plays a part also but women need to get routine breast, mammograms and pap smears every year. The hell with the new guidelines as long as I have a uterus that my cervix is attached to I will be on that GYN table every year
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    Thanks. Self Breast Exams and Paps, do save lives. My Husband had a Colon Scope “invasion” for the first time a few yrs ago. We need to quit letting ppl pleasure our body, and allow a Doctor to “Check us out”. No one of any color should put off getting a check up . No it’s not fun. When they take my blood pressure before my exame its high, when all the tests are done, and over my blood pressure is normal. We as ppl have to quit “anticipating” for a reason to not visit a doctor.

  • Anna

    S/N. I am 44, hubby is 49. I want us to stay healthy /married for the next 30 yrs. I know how to be poor, that “for health and in sickness” vow scares me the most. Gotta go, just called hubby, got a date.

  • Yardgirl

    I was shocked to hear of Yvette’s passing, I did not know she was ill. R.I.P Andell :cry:

    Brenden thank you for all the info you posted, I am going to find the website and donate. To all dealing with cancer, my prayers go out to you. My mother had a very aggressive form of uterine cancer and because we caught it very early, 12 years later we can say she is cancer free.

    Ladies do your annual pap and mammogram, it it the only way to safeguard and give you a fighting chance. Even if you do not have insurance, check with the state for free clinics, they are out there.

  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7je-DEQgPJk&feature=related ELove

    @jealous
    YEAH Classic Shyt INDEED Though :rofl:

    I REALLY Liked Her and like @Brenden The Surroundings of this story are TRULY Baffling (To ME Though…) :|

    “HYPE-MAN for The LAWD” aka Redeemed
    You really are a MF-ing TRIP Though (But YOU Still Kool By Me Though…) I’m Accustomed to YOUR Tacky-AZZ Nature Though (YUP…) :thumbsup:

    I REALLY TRY to Stay Away from these CANCER DEATHS Posts… TOO MANY of My Favorite People and TRULY LOVED Relatives died due To CANCER Though :coffee:

  • missmiami

    One year i had an abnormal biopsy after a routine pap in my early twenties. I was so scared. Its no joke. I go Every year. If my insurance would approve a mamogram i would go for that as well but Im only 30 so of course they dont cover it.

  • Cha Cha

    Sooo sad.. My first boyfriend died when we were 21 to stomache cancer. I also never new it existed. It was so weird because his family carries the sickle cell trait and it straight up skipped him and he got Cancer instead. SMH RIP RJ

    Hello Everyone checking in on Saturday :wave:

  • Ididntreallymeanit

    So sad may she rest in peace

  • nauni2004

    Can we get a medical minute on cervical cancer? My MIL was just diagnosed with it caused by the HPV virus

  • Anna

    51nauni2004 says:

    Can we get a medical minute on cervical cancer? My MIL was just diagnosed with it caused by the HPV virus
    __________ We do need one. I never, ever wanted my girls to get the HPV shot. They didn’t. I thought that Cervical Cancer was due to many sexual partners. Let me google.

  • Usual Suspect

    Thanks Brenden for the information….Going to website now :kiss:

  • Usual Suspect

    Yes, Please Sandra does a post a medical minute on cervical cancer. Nothing can be totally prevented, but we can take precautions to try and prevent it.

    One of ways to help prevent cervical cancer is to NOT get a STD’s. The more STD’s one has it can be a precursor to cancer, example HPV is one. My aunt died of cervical cancer; she was married to a dirty maggot, which slept around and brought things home. She was a good woman….He died a few years later of a heart attack :coffee:

  • OutsidetheBox

    RIP Andell. :'(

  • http://www.landofpure.net Fayla aka IWhipIt..WhipItRealGood:)

    RIP Ms. Wilson. i always enjoyed ur work. i loved ur smile & beautiful spirit which came across the screen. i will miss u! :(

  • Tami Hoodrat Roman Noodles

    Rodney King is dead.

  • Yardgirl

    OMG, I came here to read the new replies and saw that Rodney was dead. What a tragic ending to a very tragic life, he just could not slay his demons. R.I.P. Rodney :cry:

  • GAGIRL87

    RIP

    Cancer is a BEAST