Former NBA star and Chicago Bulls participant, Scottie Pippen, laid his son to relaxation in Georgia on Saturday (April 24). Antron Pippen, 33, died on April 18; he was 33.
The day after his passing on April 19, the six-time NBA champion shared to his Twitter followers that his son had chronic asthma, however it’s nonetheless unknown if his well being situation contributed to his demise.
“Trustworthy, humble and resilient. Cherished by all who knew him. His life and legacy will endure,” Scottie captioned his Instagram publish with a throwback image of his son.
Antron was Pippen’s solely youngster along with his first spouse, Karen McCollum. The 2 had been married from 1988 to 1990.
“Your wings had been prepared however my coronary heart wasn’t. Son, it has been such a pleasure and honor to be your mom. You’ve got left me with so many fantastic reminiscences that I’ll treasure each day. Your transition has left an enormous hole in my coronary heart and the ache is sort of insufferable,” she captioned her publish alongside a photograph of her son’s obituary. “I’ll miss you tremendously and my love for you is eternally. Relaxation properly, my child boy, till we meet once more.”
Pippen is a father to 6 different youngsters: Scotty, 20, Preston, 19, Justin, 16 and Sophia, 13, whom he shares with ex-wife Larsa Pippen. He’s additionally dad to Taylor, 26, from his relationship with ex-girlfriend Sonya Roby, and Sierra, 26, from his relationship with former fiancée Yvette De Leon.
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