Famous country music star Colt Ford, 47, is currently in mourning after losing one of his family members. Ford shared the heartbreaking news via social media on Wednesday, June 27th.
Ford is famously known for his unique genre of music — merging both country and hip-hop/rap styles. Some of his most popular songs include “Drivin’ Around Song,” “Dirt Road Anthem,” and “Workin’ On.”
“My Uncle Cornelius passed away at 1:30 this morning,” the singer announced in a statement on Twitter. “He was a Unique and Special Guy.”
“He is here in the wheelchair with My Dad and Aunt Ruth,” Ford continued while sharing a photo. “They all 3 have always been givers doing more for others than self. I Love you[,] Uncle C[.] He would have been 94 next month. Rest Easy.”
Many fans expressed their love, support, and prayers for the musician on Twitter. See a few of the posts below:
Please keep Colt Ford’s family in your prayers during this difficult time. May God bring them peace and comfort.
In other recent news, Chip and Joanna Gaines recently welcomed their fifth child. See adorable photos here!