It’s hard to come face to face with the knowledge that celebs are mortal just like us. Despite their best efforts, no amount of money will buy off the inevitable. And the entertainment has to regroup constantly after losing beloved celebrities. But, hey, death is a part of life. So as the year comes to a close, take a look back in tribute to the celebrity deaths of 2017.
Christopher “Big Black” Boykin
The popular “Rob & Big” star passed away on May 9 at only 45 years old due to heart failure. “My heart is broken. I don’t want to write this post. I don’t want to believe that this is reality,” wrote Boykin’s co-star Rob Dyrdek.