Beverly McClellan, ‘The Voice’ Star, Dies of Cancer at 49

Updated On 01 Nov, 2018 Published On

Hearty Condolence! Beverly McClellan, who placed the fourth position on The Voice, died passed away on Tuesday, October 30. She was 49.

As for the cause of death, the singer, who was on Christina Aguilera's team on the singing reality show, passed away after a long battle with cancer.

Beverly's death was confirmed by her publicist, who share a lengthy statement of her tragic passing on Tuesday, October 30.

The statement reads,

It is with great sadness I have to share the news that we lost Beverly today. She was a wonderful, funny, complicated, and incredibly talented young woman who touched millions with her voice and her huge heart. I am honored to have been her manager and her friend. Please keep her spirit alive by sharing her music and all the wonderful memories you have of her.

The songstress, who had been diagnosed with Stage 4 Endometrial cancer, was undergoing treatment. The McClellan family had been running a GoFundMe page "Beverly Mitchell Will Beat Cancer".

The latest update, which was posted on October 22, read,

Hi everyone please continue to share. We received the bill today for incidentals and we owe $10,099.00 as of today. As you all may have already heard Beverly broke her femur while at CHIPSA, only 3 days into her treatments. And the Benefit, did not raise enough to cover it all. Please share and share again! Bev needs your help in covering the hospital bills. As you all have seen this is working and she is making major strides. We appreciate any and all donations. Peace, Love and Light!

Nakia, a semifinalist on The Voice season 1, took to Twitter on Wednesday, October 31, to pay tribute to the late singer.

He wrote, "I am absolutely heartbroken. My dear friend & fellow S1 @NBCTheVoice alum, @beverlyshane has died. Truly a unique soul with a beautiful heart, full of passion & an amazing talent. This was us singing @xtina’s Beautiful on tour."

Here's the tweet, check it out.

Funeral arrangements for Beverly will be announced in the coming days. Rest In Peace Beverly McClellan!

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