Sonya Eddy, an actress best known for her role in the long-running soap opera General Hospital, has died. she55.
Eddy’s friend and actress Octavia Spencer announced Eddy’s passing on Instagram Tuesday, writing: “I My friend @sonyaeddy passed away last night. The world lost yet another creative angel. She will be missed by her legions of @generalhospitalabc fans. My thoughts and prayers are with her loved ones, friends and fans!”
General Hospital Executive Producer Frank Valentini also paid tribute to Eddie via social media.
“My heart breaks at the loss of the incredible @TheRealSonyaEd. I truly love her not only as an actress but as a friend. The lights in the center of the nurses station will now be slightly dimmed , but her spirit and light will live on on the show and on our sets,” he wrote. “On behalf of the entire #GH cast and crew, our deepest sympathies go out to her family, friends and fans. She will be greatly missed.”
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