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Moesha Star Yvette Wilson Dies At 48

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Jun. 15 2012, Published 9:00 a.m. ET

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By Radar Staff

Moesha star Yvette Wilson died at 48 Thursday, after a battle with stage 4 cervical cancer and kidney disease, RadarOnline.com has learned.

Th actress/comedian's greatest fame came in the role of Andell Wilkerson on both Moesha and The Parkers, a spin-off. She also had roles in films like House Party 2, House Party 3, Friday, Poetic Justice and Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood.

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Among the celebs tweeting memorials:

Jamie Foxx: "God bless u Yvette wilson. Tears in my eyes. Keep God laughing."

Marlon Wayans: "Yvette Wilson always a sweetheart... Need a moment. Y'all join me in my twitter moment of silence respecting a beautiful funny lady & friend. My prayers and love go out to her family."

Niecy Nash: "Rip Yvette Wilson...thank u for many years of laughs from Moesha & The Parker's."

Shar Jackson: "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."

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