Comedian Rickey Smiley announced the death of his son, Brandon Smiley.
Rickey Smiley shared the info of his son’s passing on Sunday via his Facebook page. Brandon Smiley was 32 years old at the time of his death.
“I have bad news this morning. I just want everyone to pray for me, pray for my family. My son, Brandon Smiley has passed away this morning. I hate to announce this. I just want to give it to you before you hear it in the streets.”
Reacting to the sad news, Randall Woodfin said “Rickey has given so much to our city; this is the time when we need to give back to him. “Join me in wrapping our arms around him and his family during this difficult time. We’re praying for you, Rickey.”
Rickey Smiley did not give further information on how his son, Brandon Smiley, died. However, he requested prayers for his family members, especially Brandon mother and siblings.
Up to his death, Brandon worked as a comedian and actor.