Dancing Rebel loses father to cancer

Dancing Rebel

It was only two weeks ago that Jamaican entertainer Dancing Rebel was mourning the loss of her mom to cancer. Now she has been struck by grief once more after her father also passed from cancer.

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The entertainer, who is known for being part of dancehall artiste Spice’s dance team, shared the heartbreaking news on Instagram on Monday.

“U fought a long hard battle daddy you weren’t perfect but I loved you, you grew a fighter idk what God is working out for me but I am numb my heart is weary! I can’t even cry,” she wrote.

“We almost lost you from 05 when you were shot and battled through that and sadly developed cancer even when you did nothing could change how you saw life! I wish our last conversation was an apology I wanted to heal but it wasn’t. I will miss you Rest In Peace daddy!” she continued.

A photo of a younger Dancing Rebel (third left) with her dad (first right)

Her post was immediately flooded by fans expressing their condolences, and encouraging the dancer to be strong.

“Losing mom and dad in 1 year is a year to remember rip papa be strong rebel,” one fan commented.

“God! Guide and protect, be her strength in this time.🙏🙏🙏🙏 It shall be well,” another said.

“This is Very Touching😪, @prettyofficial__ @the_.original_tc Please Keep Her In Y’all Arms Show Her As Much Loveee Right Now She Needs It😓💔🙏🏽. Love You,” someone added.

Her boss Spice also tried to bring some comfort to Dancing Rebel in this difficult time “I am lost for words, RIP to your father, Jah Jah,” she wrote.