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RIP Pops: Twitter pays their respects to the legendary John Witherspoon in the wake of his unexpected death, Regina King and others speak out #RIPJohnWitherspoon

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RIP Pops: Twitter pays their respects to the legendary John Witherspoon in the wake of his unexpected death, Regina King and others speak out #RIPJohnWitherspoon

By Bossyy
Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer

Honestly, with this one, we hoped it wasn’t true, but all life must come to an end. Early this morning, John Witherspoon saw his journey, here on Earth, complete. A gifted man, Witherspoon brought joy to many with his comedy routines, and his style of acting.

John Witherspoon was a true blessing on the face of the planet. His inclusion in the Friday series is what helped the original film, and the sequels, build such a cult following. Knowing John Witherspoon is no longer here is a tough pill to take.

Initial reports of John Witherspoon’s death were a little confusing. It is the norm, when a celebrity dies, Wikipedia immediately updates to confirm this, plus there was another John Witherspoon who died, a newscaster. But, DJ Pooh, a producer of Friday, announced John Witherspoon was dead, and Deadline confirmed it, as the tweets continue pouring in, with people saying “RIP Pops.”

John Witherspoon will truly be missed.

Read the tweets about John Witherspoon below:

 

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