JORDAN Craig, Tristan Thompson’s biological mother, is mourning the passing of her father, Carl.
The film producer, who has produced everything from movies like Mo’ Money and House Party 3 to TV shows like Real Husbands of Hollywood and The Bobby Brown Story, passed away over the weekend.
The cause of death has not yet been released.
On Thursday, Jordan shared her thoughts on Instagram.
“Every day, the hardest thing for me is waking up and facing this new reality,” she wrote. “I just don’t know when I’ll ever be able to muster myself to accept this, to write less about you in the past tense.
“You are the BEST example of a Man- Perfect Husband of 38 years, Dad of a girl of 3, Brother of 6, Friend & Colleague to so many.
“Growing up, all of my peers see you as their father figure… that’s how dedicated you are to being the perfect example of a Father and I know I’m the lucky girl luckiest in the world to have you as my own!
“Today, although my pain cuts unbelievably deep, I can only be grateful that throughout my life, you have properly prepared me for this time.
“Without a doubt, you gave me all the tools, wisdom, and knowledge I needed to create this world on my own.”
Some of Hollywood’s biggest stars also offered their condolences.
Tiffany Haddish wrote: “This hurts… You taught me so much about this business. You protected me, pushed, scolded, advised and congratulated me. I love you and I will keep you in REMEMBER”
Tisha Campbell reflects: “Heartless to hear of the passing of Carl Craig. What a wonderful person and I will forever remember our lunches on set and our impactful talks about him. everything under the sun from business to religion.”
While Vivica a fox, fox commented: “What a creative and kind gentleman he is! Prayers Up!”
BABY MAMA DRAMA
As she grieves, Jordan finds herself a bystander in the drama of ex-boyfriend Tristan’s ongoing childbearing scandal.
Jordan is a social media influencer and lifestyle blogger who has her own website where she promotes style and healthy living.
She met Tristan in 2014 and they have been together for about two years. They share a 5-year-old son Prince.
The couple broke up in 2016, but the exact time is unknown.
Tristan started seeing Khloe Kardashian in August of that year but was adamant that he and Jordan broke up before they got together.
In July 2019, he addressed rumors that he was cheating on his ex with Kardashian.
He tweeted, “When I met Khloe, I was ONLY. The constant negative comments directed at her were unnecessary.
“She doesn’t deserve all this backlash for my wrongdoing. Both Khloè and Jordan have been wonderful mothers to my children.”
However, Tristan has continued to cheat on Khloe, recently admitting to fathering a child with a fitness trainer. Maralee Nichols.
In one statement on Instagram, Tristan apologizes for denying Maralee’s claims that he is the father of a 1-month-old baby.
“Now that paternity has been established, I look forward to raising our son amicably,” Tristan said in her statement.
“I sincerely apologize to everyone I have hurt or frustrated during this ordeal both publicly and privately. “
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