Marlon Wayans Pens Message to Late Mother: You Will Always Be My Glue
Marlon Wayans is mourning the loss of his mother, Elvira Wayans, on what would have been her 82nd birthday.
Marlon Wayans, 48, posted a photo of him and the late matriarch of the iconic Wayans family Thursday (July 23rd) and publicly opened up about her passing for the first time.
“Losing you shattered me into 1000 pieces
I’m putting myself back together piece by piece.
You will always be my glue. Miss you.”
Marlon Wayans continues to write that although he’s hurting, he is still going to celebrate her, recognizing her as his angel.
“Today i celebrate for the both of. In the midst of this hurt… i just love you ma. #missyou i accomplished so much, made you so proud… but now i got angel to lift me. #loveofmylife #bdaygotl sh*t ma, i gave you all my bdays… wth do i do now ? millions of weetahs sugtas and homies #myfirstmylastmyeverything rest well”
He also shared a throwback photo of him and his mother with the caption,
“Everytime i seen this woman i smiled. I see her in every woman… the greatness you all behold. The joy you can always share. The sweetness and affection we all possess but we’re to damaged to just let go. Thank u ma for gifting me pure love. You will always be my first love happy bday woman. Baby boy misses you.”
This appears to be the first time any member from the Wayans Family has spoken about the passing of Elvira Wayans. She was 81-years-old when she passed away.
Marlon is the youngest of 10 siblings, including actors Damon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, and Keenen Ivory Wayans.
Prayers up for the Wayans Family as they mourn this tragic loss.