We have some heart-breaking news for One Direction fans… Louis Tomlinson’s mother, Johannah Deakin passed away on December 7, 2016. According to Daily Mail, Johannah was diagnosed with a very aggressive form of leukemia earlier in the year. Johannah Deakin has left behind seven children; Louis, 24, Lottie, 18, Felicite, 16, twins Phoebe and Daisy, 12, and twins Ernest and Doris, 2. She also recently became grandmother to Louis’ son, Freddie. Johannah had re-married in July of 2014 to her husband Dr. Dan Deakin whom she had twins Ernest and Doris with earlier that year.
One Direction band mates send their love and condolences to Tomlinson and his family. Zayn, Simon Cowell, and other celebrities sent their condolences to Louis via twitter this morning. Tomlinson will be performing on X-Factor as tribute to his mother this Saturday. He’ll be singing his debut-single ‘Just Hold On’ alongside DJ Steve Aoki.
We’re sending our love to the Tomlinson-Deakin family! ❤️