Local actress, Zikhona Sodlaka, is mourning one of the greatest losses a child can face: the death of a parent. She shared the sad news on social media and even invited her followers to attend the funeral if they can.
Losing a parent is never easy, regardless of your age. Zikhona Sodlaka knows this all too well as she lost her beloved mother recently.
The actress shared the tragic news on social media, along with details about the funeral for those who'd like to be present.
YouthVillage reported that Zikhona's mother was ill for a while, but her death still came as a shock to the family.
Zikhona said that she is very sad about losing her mother, and wasn't really prepared for the pain and grief she's feeling now.
"I am deeply saddened at the sudden passing of my beloved mother, though she had been ill for a while, nothing in the world ever prepared my family and I for the pain and grief we carry heavily in our hearts.
"I am blessed though to be surrounded by so many that are carrying me through this difficult time, with their prayers, support and love. I see you and I thank you for being there."
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Briefly.co.za sends their deepest condolences to Zikhona and her family during this dark and difficult time.
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