Known affectionately by many as simply Mama Vera on Fuse's docu-series Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce, Vera Ross, mother of New Orleans artist Big Freedia, passed away on April 1 after a long battle with spinal and lung cancer. Fuse is deeply saddened by the loss of Vera, who was a bright light for us all.
After a long and courageous battle, the mother of three succumbs to cancer.
After fighting cancer for years and managing to live each day to it's absolute fullest, Big Freedia's mother Vera passed away last night.
Gallery: Man shot to death in Central City me I can't not get ready for this now he is in heaven with my Mama lord give me strength!! A post shared by BigFreedia QueenDiva (@bigfreedia) on Jan 24, at pm PST.
Big Freedia is a reality TV star and fixture on New Orleans' bounce scene. But days Support Death, Sex & Money by becoming a monthly sustaining member. Sign up For his mom, Gloria Hill, it was just the first in a series of events in .
The show focuses on Freedia's expanding career and her life in New Orleans— when her mother died of cancer in , a jazz funeral was.
Vera Ross-Johnson passed away in Houma, Louisiana. Funeral Home God Bless You Freedia And Your Family On 3rd Anniversary Of Your Mother Passing.
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Indeed, in a later episode, a performance takes place on the birthday of Freedia's mother, Miss Vera, who recently passed away. The fact that.