American rapper, Wiz Khalifa, lost his transgender sister, Doren “Lala” Thomaz, over the weekend and the rapper and his family are mourning.
Khalifa’s mom, Peachie Wimbush, took to her Instagram page to announce the sad news sharing a photo of her daughter, Dorien “Lala” Thomaz’s obituary.
Quoting the film “Steel Magnolias,” Wimbush wrote in the caption: “There was no noise, no tremble, just peace. Oh God(dess), I realized as a woman how lucky I am. I was there when that wonderful creature drifted into my life and I was there when she drifted out. It was the most precious moment of my life.”
“I have seen, heard and felt every bit of your love,” Wimbush added.
Just four days before sharing the sad news, Wimbush had posted a photo of her holding another woman’s hand asking for prayers.
Meanwhile, The 29-year-old rapper took to Twitter to pay tribute to his sibling Doren “Lala” Thomaz. She passed away over the weekend at the age of 32.
Wiz wrote; ‘When you find someone who understands you and sets their personal needs aside to find out yours that’s a beautiful thing.
‘The loss of my sibling has been the hardest thing I’ve had to deal with but with your prayers and well wishes my family will get though this.’
The cause of her death has not yet been revealed.
May God comfort the family.