Friends and family of Patti Webster confirmed that the PR guru died today. She suffered with brain cancer.
Webster was noted for her work with celebrities through her highly respected W&W Public Relations firm. Her clients included Usher and Halle Berry.
Upon hearing the news, several stars offered their condolences to Webster’s family and expressed their grief on Twitter.
” I can’t believe the very sad news I woke up to this morning!” said publicist Kita Williams formerly of the “T.O. Show” fame. “One of my PR idols Miss PATTI WEBSTER passed away! I have so much respect for her and how she moved around as a professional woman in this business with class and grace and she always made sure she other black publicist/professional women connected for her annual Grammy Brunch.”
Another star reeling from the news was singer Ciara, who posted a lengthy note on Instagram noting that the publicist was battling two types of cancer and had apparently succumbed to her illnesses.
“R. I. P. Patti Webster. Love you, and will truly miss you. Your laugh, your jokes, your check-ins, your Spirit. You were truly one of a kind. Love Ciara,” said the singer.
See what else celebrities had to say about the tragic passing of Patti Webster below. -danielle canada