added: “His remaining phrases
to his household
, ‘By no means
Give Up!'” Particulars
on the reason for demise weren’t instantly out there
Davenport posted to Instagram from the hospital and
referenced a battle with pneumonia.
DeVayne was a fan favourite on “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” competing on season eight and season three of the present‘s all-star version.
On social media, host and government producer RuPaul mentioned, “I’m heartbroken to study of the passing of Chi Chi DeVayne. I’m so grateful that we acquired to expertise her form and delightful soul. She might be dearly missed, however by no means forgotten.”
The assertion added: “Could her beneficiant and loving spirit shine down on us all.”
World of Marvel
, the manufacturing firm
behind the sequence
, additionally released a statement
confirming the unhappy information
“We’re heartbroken to study that Chi Chi DeVayne has handed away in the present day. Her drag unfold a message of affection and kindness that really touched every particular person she met,” an announcement mentioned. “Relaxation in energy, Chi Chi.”
The Davenport household mentioned of their assertion that extra data concerning a memorial and “the tactic to remit condolences and expressions of kindness” might be made at a later time.