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Celebrities who tragically lost family members

StarsInsider Logo By Stars Insider of StarsInsider | Slide 1 of 37: We always see our favorite stars beaming into the camera lens, whether at publicity events, film premieres, or awards ceremonies. That makes it makes it all the more shocking when we see their smiles swapped for tears. Especially Jamie Foxx, the king of poking fun, who recently penned a moving Instagram post following the loss of his younger sister DeOndra Dixon, who died at just 36 years old. "My heart is shattered into a million pieces," he wrote. "My beautiful loving sister Deondra has transitioned... I say transitioned because she will always be alive."Indeed, while celebrities may have talent, fame, and money, it certainly doesn't exempt them from suffering personal losses, as we will see here. Take a look at the stars who tragically lost family members.

Stars who tragically lost family members

We always see our favorite stars beaming into the camera lens, whether at publicity events, film premieres, or awards ceremonies. That makes it makes it all the more shocking when we see their smiles swapped for tears. 

Especially Jamie Foxx, the king of poking fun, who recently penned a moving Instagram post following the loss of his younger sister DeOndra Dixon, who died at just 36 years old. "My heart is shattered into a million pieces," he wrote. "My beautiful loving sister Deondra has transitioned... I say transitioned because she will always be alive."

Indeed, while celebrities may have talent, fame, and money, it certainly doesn't exempt them from suffering personal losses, as we will see here. Take a look at the stars who tragically lost family members.

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