Real Housewives of Atlanta – Gregg Leakes, NeNe Leakes’ better half who showed up on “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” with her, has passed on of malignant growth, his family’s marketing specialist affirmed to Variety. He was 66.
“Today the Leakes family is in profound torment with a messed up heart. After a long fight with the disease, Gregg Leakes has died calmly in his home encompassed by the entirety of his youngsters, extremely close friends and family, and spouse NeNe Leakes. We ask that you petition God for harmony and strength over their family and permit them to grieve in private during this incredibly, troublesome time,” marketing expert Ernest Dukes said in a proclamation.
NeNe Leakes, 53, uncovered throughout the end of the week to benefactors at her Atlanta bar, The Linnethia, that her better half was “changing to the opposite side” during his malignancy fight. Gregg Leakes was first determined to have stage 3 colon malignant growth in 2018. In the wake of going through chemotherapy for a half year, the disease went into reduction the following year. NeNe Leakes affirmed in June that his malignancy had returned and declined.
A few were hitched in 1997 and separated in 2011 after Season 4 of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” had completed the process of shooting. In any case, they accommodated and remarried in 2013. Their wedding arranging and function were shot for a Bravo side project, named “I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding.”
NeNe Leakes was a primary cast individual from the “Real Housewives of Atlanta” group from seasons 1-7 and seasons 8-10, and Gregg Leakes showed up close by her more than 80 scenes of the unscripted TV drama from 2008-2019. As well as being an unscripted television character, Gregg Leakes was a land financial backer.
Andy Cohen, the chief maker of the “Real Housewives” establishment, honored Gregg Leakes, stating, “I’m sorrowful over the death of Gregg Leakes, a great man. I playfully called him ‘Minister Leakes’ yet in truth, he was a solid voice of reason and deserved extraordinary admiration among the ‘RHOA’ group. I’m sending adoration and solidarity to NeNe Leakes and the whole Leakes family.”
“Devastated. Such countless fun occasions and such countless astonishing recollections. Gregg was generally so cherishing, entertaining, and kind. So honored to have had him in my life. Sending my ardent sympathies to NeNe Leakes and her family. Considering you and my heart and supplications are with you,” “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Cynthia Bailey tweeted.