Jessica Simpson Reveals Dad Joe Simpson’s Bone Cancer Diagnosis

A sort kiddo. Jessica Simpson revealed dad Joe Simpson lately battled bone most cancers whereas sharing daughter Maxwell’s selfless birthday want.

“She instructed me after she blew out HER 11 candles … ‘I made a want that was for me and also you and really the entire household,’” the “I Wanna Love You Ceaselessly” singer, 42, shared through Instagram on Saturday, Could 6. “I mentioned Maxi it needs to be your want and he or she mentioned ‘we’ve the identical needs Mother.’”

Jessica defined that her eldest daughter (she additionally shares son Ace, 9, and daughter Birdie, 10, with husband Eric Johnson) revealed her birthday want got here true earlier this week.

“3 days in a while our approach again to Cali she overheard me studying a textual content from my Dad and requested my mother sitting subsequent to her ‘GiGi if my birthday want got here true already can I say it out loud or do I nonetheless preserve it to myself?’ My mother instructed her to share it with everybody if she needed to, particularly if it had already come true,” the Texas native recalled. “Maxwell’s birthday want was for her Papa Joe’s bone most cancers remedy to work. It did. Thanks Maxi Drew for usin’ your want on our household and most significantly, my Dad.”

Joe, 65, shares Jessica and sister Ashlee Simpson, 28, with ex-wife Tina Simpson (who he divorced in 2013). He beforehand battled prostate most cancers in 2016 and 2017. An insider confirmed to Us on the time that radiation remedy was profitable and he was “within the clear.”

Eric Johnson, Joe Simpson, Jessica Simpson, and Maxwell Johnson.
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After rising to fame on Newlyweds as Jessica’s supervisor and guiding Ashlee on The Ashlee Simpson Present, Joe has since developed a pictures profession and joined Eris Expertise Company as chief officer of operations final month.

The Jessica Simpson Assortment designer congratulated her dad on the brand new gig through Instagram. “My coronary heart explodes with satisfaction and pleasure for you!!!” she commented on the time. “You’re the campion of your desires. Thanks for instructing me to be fearlessly prepared for the magic of life and all of its stunning alternatives. Once you consider, you ARE. All the time. I really like you.”

Joe has six grandchildren. Along with Jessica’s three youngsters with the previous NFL star, who she married in 2014, Ashlee is mother to son Bronx, 14, (whom she shares with ex-husband Pete Wentz) in addition to daughter Jagger, 7, and son Ziggy, 2 (each of whom she shares with Evan Ross, who she married in 2014.