John Witherspoon Has Passed At Age 77

October 30, 2019
John Witherspoon

Kevin Winter / Staff


Sad news to report but actor and comedian John Witherspoon has passed away at the age of 77.

His family broke the news via his twitter account Tuesday night.

Most famously known from his role as Willie Jones, the father of Craig (Ice Cube) in the Friday movies. Witherspoon has made his mark in Hollywood and will continue to make people laugh through his legacy. 

John you will be missed by all! Thank you for the laughs!