Saint Lucian cultural icon and patriot Francis “Leebo” De Lima has passed away after a valiant battle with cancer.
Messages have been pouring in for the artiste, singer, songwriter and producer, on social media, after news of his death surfaced this afternoon, Friday, March 23, 2018.
The management and staff of St. Lucia News Online express sincere condolences to his wife Amanda De Lima, his relatives, and many friends, in this difficult time.
Below are some of the tributes pouring in, particularly from persons in the media/entertainment fraternity:
Arthur Allain: Haven’t cried for many deaths in my life…this one? ? I’m glad we got to show you how much you mean to us Francis Leebo De Lima! I said it before and I’ll say it again…Leebo we love you! Forever living! Our greeting shall remain! Leeboration for the nation! Rest well my brother.
Thygeson Penn Joseph (is feeling depressed): Sighhh!!!! With The Heaviest Shattered Heart RIP Francis Leebo De Lima What a Day for Me On Foxxy Birthday Jah Know Star?
John R. Lee: RIP. FRANCIS LEEBO DELIMA. YOU KEPT THE TRUE FAITH TO THE END. NOW GLORY!
Rohan St Marthe: Francis Leebo De Lima fly high bro with your maker!
Timothy Fevrier: RIP Francis Leebo De Lima. You were courage, inspiration and strength made flesh.
Veil W.p. Tobierre: RIP Francis Leebo De Lima. One love My Brother
Miguel Evelyn-Fevrier: Sleep in Peace, my brother Francis Leebo De Lima
Chela Ziggy Mendes: Another Angel has returned.. Rest in Perfect Peace Francis Leebo De Lima… Your memory lives on …
Alisha Ally: No. No. No! Francis Leebo De Lima my shawty. Weh you deh? We have a vibes to work out. Talk to me shawty.