Cuba Gooding Jr's father was found dead in his car Thursday afternoon in San Fernando Valley.
Well here’s some devastating news. According to TMZ, Cuba Gooding Sr., a soul musician and father to the actors Omar and Cuba Gooding Jr., was found dead Thursday in his parked silver Jaguar in San Fernando Valley, California.
According to TMZ, the fire department was called to the scene shortly before 1 p.m. on Thursday and performed CPR, but Gooding Sr. could not be resuscitated. The cause of his death is unknown at this time, but TMZ believes it could be a possible overdose.
Gooding Sr. and his longtime wife, Shirley, had four children together, including most notably Cuba Gooding Jr. He was 72 years old. R.I.P.
RIP Cuba Gooding Sr. thanks for the inspiration. 😞https://t.co/Cg3DNNiyyX— Just Blaze (@JustBlaze) April 21, 2017