Carrie Fisher’s Mum Dies A Day After Her Death
Award-winning Hollywood actress and mother of Carrie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds passed a day after her daughter’s death at the age of 84.
Reynolds died on Wednesday night, December 28, just hours after she was taken to Cedars Sinai medical center not far from her son’s house in Beverly Hills.
She was taken to the medical centre after suffering a severe stroke, 15 minutes after saying she would like to be with her late Star Wars actress daughter, according to Reynolds’ son, Todd Fisher.
‘The last thing she said this morning was that she was very, very sad about losing Carrie and that she would like to be with her again,’ Todd said.
He added, ‘The only thing we’re taking solace in is that what she wanted to do was take care of her daughter, which is what she did best.’
Carrie Fisher had died on December 27, days after suffering a heart attack while on a flight from London to Los Angeles.
In her lifetime,Carrie Fisher’s mother, Debbie Reynolds won one Oscar when she was presented with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award in 2015.
She was also honoured with Lifetime Achievement awards three times by the American Comedy Awards and Screen Actors Guild.
Reynolds also got nominated five times at the Golden Globe Awards but never won one.