The true legend Cicely Tyson has passed away at 96 years and left a life long legacy behind that will be transcended through various generations.
The Black American actress and fashion model who paved a way for many beautiful black women in the entertainment industry had a career spanning more than seven decades, she became known for her portrayal of strong African-American women.
Cecily’s death was announced by her family through her manager Thompson saying “With heavy heart, the family of Cicely Tyson announces her peaceful transition this afternoon. At this time please allow the family their privacy”.
Many celebrities and fans shared heartwarming messages celebrating her life, legacy and the impact she had in the world