Veteran Hollywood actress Debbie Reynolds died on Wednesday, one day after the death of her daughter, Carrie Fisher.
Debbie Reynolds, 84, was rushed to an emergency room on Wednesday afternoon after suffering a stroke. Her son Todd Fisher told ABC 7 television, Los Angeles.
Debbie had been discussing funeral plans for her daughter, Star Wars star, Carrie Fisher who died on Tuesday after having a heart attack during a flight to Los Angeles last Friday.
“She’s now with Carrie, and we’re all heartbroken,” Todd Fisher said from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where Ms. Reynolds was taken by ambulance. He said the pain of Carrie’s death “was too much” for his mother.
On Tuesday, Ms. Reynolds expressed gratitude to her daughter’s fans on Facebook.
“Thank you to everyone who has embraced the gifts and talents of my beloved and amazing daughter,” Ms. Reynolds wrote. “I am grateful for your thoughts and prayers that are now guiding her to her next stop.”
Debbie went to be with Carrie Fisher.
Debbie’s last words were: “I miss her so much, I want to be with Carrie.” She couldn’t bear the loss of her Carrie. The Singin’ In The Rain star was so heartbroken, she went to join her daughter.