Jacky Oh, Partner To DC Young Fly, Dead At 32

Jacky Oh reportedly passed away yesterday in Miami.

BYCaroline Fisher
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Jacky Oh, former Wild 'N Out star and partner to DC Young Fly, has died at the age of 32. Sources told TMZ that she died yesterday, and her cause of death has not yet been confirmed. A now-deleted post on social media claimed she had been in Miami to receive a "mommy makeover."

Her post read, “Getting ready for my mommy makeover with Dr. Zach!! Stay tuned to my … i do a lot. but being a mommy is my favorite.” Jacky Oh was the mother of DC Young Fly's three children, daughters Nova, Nala, and Prince. DC Young Fly has not yet responded publicly to her passing.

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The World Reacts To Jacky Oh's Passing

DC Young Fly and Jacky Oh attend the game between the Denver Nuggets and the Atlanta Hawks at State Farm Arena on December 17, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images)

A BET spokesperson shared a statement following the news. "We are deeply saddened by the passing of Jacklyn Smith, known to the world as Jacky Oh, a talented Wild N’ Out family member whose impact will be forever treasured and missed," it begins. "Jacky Oh was a loving friend and beloved colleague of the Wild N’ Out cast throughout five seasons. More importantly, she was a tremendous mother to three beautiful children. The BET Media Group extends our sincere condolences to the Smith family, DC Young Fly, B Simone, Nick Cannon, and all friends who loved and cared for Jacky Oh during this difficult time."

Fans were devastated to hear the tragic news of the young mother's death. Although her cause of death is unknown, some fans speculate that it could be surgery complications based on her now-deleted post. One user wrote, “We women got to love us first 100% before we love anyone else. Otherwise we will end up with the most beautiful children and a husband who cherishes us but we will still look in the mirror and not appreciate ourselves. And want more and more looking to being perfect while perfect has been right in front of our eyes the whole time."

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