Snoop Dogg's Mother, Beverly Tate, Dies
Snoop Dogg's mother, Beverly Tate, has died .
The rapper broke the news Sunday, posting a tribute to her on Instagram and writing ... "Thank u god for giving me an angel for a mother...TWMA." There's another post where he thanks his mom for having him. A cause of death wasn't revealed.
Snoop's father, Vernell, also confirmed the news.
Ms. Tate had been hospitalized earlier this year for undisclosed reasons. Snoop had asked his fans send good vibes while his mother was in the hospital. He later updated folks by letting them know she was "still fighting" and had opened her eyes, but didn't mention much else specifically.
Beverly had two other sons and raised the family in Long Beach, CA. She brought Snoop up in a church environment, something he still alludes to this day.