“Skip” Beyoncé, the uncle of Beyoncé and Solange, passed away in Galveston, Texas over the weekend. Skip is the brother of Beyoncé’s mother, Tina Lawson.
Skip is described as “avid golfer and faithful member of his church” who will be remembered “for his generous and loving personality, and for his kind and genuine heart”.
A private “celebration of life” service will be held on Saturday at Praise Chapel in Webster, TX according to the Galveston Daily News.
And just in case you’re thinking of sending flowers, the family wants you to know, “Please no sorrowful arrangements. We ask that you would choose happy, cheerful, or colorful flowers or plants.”