NeNe Leakes is “damaged” amid her husband Gregg Leakes’ most cancers battle.
The “Actual Housewives of Atlanta” star, 53, took to Instagram Sunday to share a picture that learn “Damaged” with a damaged coronary heart emoji and prayer arms emoji.
There was no caption or data included within the publish, but it surely appeared to handle the replace she not too long ago shared on the situation of her 67-year-old husband, whose most cancers returned simply months in the past. Gregg was recognized with stage 3 colon most cancers in 2018 however had been in remission for 2 years.
In an impromptu speech recorded and shared on Twitter, the “Glee” veteran informed the company at her Linnethia Lounge in Duluth, Georgia, Saturday that Gregg was “transitioning to the opposite aspect.”
NeNe acquired tons of messages of help on Instagram from celebrities, friends and followers, who despatched their prayers and love.
“Praying heavy for you and your loved ones,” Katrina wrote. “We praying for you Nene!!!!!” Sabrina Parr wrote.
“Praying for you lovely,” singer Lyrica Anderson commented. “Praying for you lovely,” Stormy Wellington added.
Rapper Jessica Dime and Miracle Watts additionally mentioned they had been protecting NeNe and her household of their prayers. In the meantime, Alonzo Arnold, J. Bolin, Sheika Daley, Marlo Hampton and Brandy had been amongst those that commented on her publish with folding arms and pink coronary heart emojis.
There was an outpouring of supportive messages for NeNe and her household on Twitter as nicely. “Sending love and hugs to the Leakes household and particularly @NeNeLeakes,” one fan tweeted.
“PRAY for @NeNeLeakes & her household! She’s revealed her husband, Gregg Leakes is making his transition,” comic Sherri Shepherd tweeted. “I obtained to know Gregg whereas on our comedy tour with NeNe referred to as ‘Women Night time Out.’ He’s a sort man, so caring & usually texted me about my son Jeffrey.”
NeNe gave the replace on her husband’s most cancers battle after a buyer approached her and requested that she get on the microphone to want them a contented birthday Saturday. Nevertheless, the fan allegedly informed her she was impolite for not being extra cheerful. The Broadway star finally took the mic on the venue and wished the fan a contented birthday earlier than explaining her temper.
“You do not know what we’re coping with proper now. We walked on this lounge as a result of we needed to stroll on this lounge as a result of that is our enterprise,” she informed the group.
She continued, “So, when individuals strategy and say, ‘You are impolite since you don’t need to say completely satisfied birthday,’ my husband is at residence dying. I don’t need to say, ‘Blissful birthday.'”
Her husband had been in remission till NeNe revealed in June that Gregg was present process surgical procedure to take care of the most cancers’s return. He stayed within the hospital for six weeks.
NeNe and Gregg have been collectively for greater than 20 years. After initially tying the knot in 1997, they divorced in 2011, however they wed for the second time in June 2013.