RIP: Oprah Winfrey’s Mother Vernita Lee Passed Away on Thanksgiving [PHOTO]

November 26, 2018

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Rest in peace to the mother of Oprah Winfrey, Vernita Lee.


According to reports Lee died in her Milwaukee home on November 22nd, Thanksgiving Day.


Lee was 83 years-old and laid to rest at a private funeral.


We are sending our condolences to her friends and family.



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Vernita Lee, #OprahWinfrey’s Mum has passed away at the age of 83. Vernita died on November 22 in her home. Private funeral services have already been held. We are sending our love and prayers to Oprah and her family. ❤️❤️❤️ #Breakingnews #Blanckmagazine #Blanckdigital #Blanck #News

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A moment of silence… #VernitaLee, mother of #OprahWinfrey has passed away. Our deepest condolences to Lady O & her family during this difficult time