Yvette Wilson of ‘Moesha’ Dies at 48

by | June 15, 2012 at 10:51 AM | Celebrity Deaths

Yvette Wilson (Photo: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

“Moesha” actress and comedian Yvette Wilson died Thursday night after battling stage 4 cervical cancer and kidney disease, reports USA Today. She was 48.

“Oh god….. My heart is soooo unbelievably broken,” former costar Shar Jackson wrote on Twitter. “I wanna thank all my tweeties for their prayers but god has chosen to take my sister Yvette home.”

Wilson was best known for her roles on “Moesha” and its spinoff, “The Parkers.”