Gregg Leakes, a businessman and husband to Real Housewives of Atlanta star Nene Leakes has sadly passed away at 66 after a long battle with colon cancer.
He passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family and loved ones. In May 2018, he was diagnosed with stage 3 Colon Cancer.
Nene announced one week ago that her husband was “transitioning to the other side”. The couple has been together for more than 20 years, sharing two children, Bryson and Brentt. They first got married in 1997, splitted in 2011 and remarried in 2013.
Nene Leakes and Gregg Leakes on Bravo’s RHOA from 2008 – 2019. Nene Leakes left the show in 2020.
“We ask that you pray for peace and strength over their family & allow them to mourn in private during this very very difficult time,” the family has said in a statement to USA TODAY.