‘The Voice’ Alum Janice Freeman Dies at Age 33: Miley Cyrus Pays Tribute

Updated On 04 Mar, 2019 Published On

Harty Condolence! Janice Freeman, a popular contestant from The Voice season 13, died on Saturday, March 2. She was 33.

As for the cause of death, the singer passed away from "an extreme case of pneumonia and a blood clot that traveled to her heart."

Her death was confirmed on her official Facebook page. The post reads,

We are heartbroken to report that Janice Marie Freeman passed away on March 2, 2019 from an extreme case of pneumonia and a blood clot that traveled to her heart. While at home her husband Dion performed CPR until the ambulance arrived. She passed away at a local hospital shortly after.

The statement continues,

A survivor and fighter, and a beautiful force in this world, Janice gained notoriety through her success on NBC’s The Voice as a member of Miley Cyrus’s team. Her story inspired fans nationwide, having successfully battled cervical cancer and living her life to the fullest while fighting lupus. Her friends and family greatly appreciate your prayers, call, and texts during this time, and ask that they be given space to remember everything that Janice was to them as they process and mourn her loss. She is survived by her husband Dion, daughter Hannah, her mother Janice, brothers and sisters, and many extended family.

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According to TMZ reports, the songstress was with her husband, Dion, in their home in Pasadena, California, when she complained that she couldn’t breathe.

The outlet reported that Dion called 911 and performed CPR on her until the arrival of paramedics. She was rushed to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead at approx. 5:30 p.m on March 2.

Janice previously battled lupus, meningitis and cervical cancer.

She competed on Miley Cyrus’ The Voice team during the season 13 of the singing competition platform.

Shortly after her death news surfaced, the Nothing Breaks Like a Heart singer, 26, shared a post on her Instagram Stories to pay tribute to the late singing sensation.

Alongside a photo of a rainbow, Cyrus wrote, "Thank you @janicefreeman.. for everything. This represents you perfectly."

Miley CAPTION: Miley Cyrus' Reaction on Janice Freeman Death SOURCE: Instagram

Rest In Peace Janice Freeman!

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