Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Dancehall Queen Carlene’s mother dies in New York

Ivy Isaacs

Ivy Isaacs

Dancehall Queen Carlene is mourning the passing of her mother, Ivy Isaacs, who died on Friday night in Queens, New York.

On Saturday, Carlene, in an Instagram post, expressed sorrow at the passing for her mother, saying it was the saddest day of her life and the pain she was feeling then was unexplainable.

“Mommy, we will be together again, and I know you’re watching over me, I Love you,” said Carlene.

"She was 85 and she fell ill two weeks ago," publicist Angela Thame said of Isaacs’ death.

The entertainment community has been reacting with condolences for Carlene and her family during their time of bereavement.

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