Jamie Foxx is grieving the loss of his precious more youthful sis, DeOndra Dixon.
The star revealed Dixon’s passing in a declaration shared to Instagram on Monday, Oct. 26. She passed away Oct. 19 at the age of 36.
“My heart is shattered into a million pieces… my beautiful loving sister Deondra has transitioned… I say transitioned because she will always be alive… anyone who knew my sis… knew that she was a bright light,” Foxx captioned a series of household images through the years.
His message continued, “I can’t tell you how many times we have had parties at the house where she has got on the dance floor and stolen the show… even gave her boyfriend @chrisbrownofficial a run for his money… well I know she is in heaven now dancing with her wings on.”
In 2011, Dixon was called a Global Ambassador for the Global Down Syndrome Foundation. According to an autobiography shared to the company’s site, Dixon took part in the Special Olympics for almost a years and had goals of ending up being an expert dancer.