Yvette Wilson, Former Moesha Star, Loses Battle with Cancer

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Yvette Wilson, an actress best known for portraying Andell Wilkerson alongside Brandy over the course of five seasons on Moesha, has passed away from cervical cancer. She was 48.

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Wilson went on to play the same role on The Parkers, a spinoff of Moesha, and also appeared on HBO's Def Comedy Jam. Her cancer had reached Stage 4 when she finally succumbed yesterday.

Tweeted former co-star Shar Jackson in response to the news: "F*ck Cancer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Oh God. My heart is soooo unbelievably broken. I wanna thank all my tweeties for their prayers but God has chosen to take my sister Yvette home." 

Our thoughts go out to Wilson's family and loved ones.