Devon Minters Wiki, Biography
American actress and model Karrueche Tran shared the news of the death of her father, Devon Minters, through an Instagram story. She revealed that Devon had passed away the week before. The actress shared two photos of herself with her father and wrote an emotional message, after which netizens shared her condolences on her loss.
Devon Minters is of African-American descent and, although it is not clear how old she was, it is assumed that she was between 50 and 55 at the time of her death.
Devon was married to Cindy Adamson, but they separated shortly after the birth of his daughter, Karrueche Tran. However, Devon Minters maintained a close relationship with his daughter and his son, Raymond Adamson, even after their divorce.
Cindy Adamson allegedly left Devon after finding out he was gay. Tran found out about her father’s sexuality when he was in high school. Not much is known about Devon’s life. However, he was sometimes seen with his daughter when they went out to dinner.
Karrueche Tran often shared photos of her with her father’s
Karrueche Tran has previously spoken about her father being gay and said he got a tip about Devon’s sexuality when she was in high school. She noted that she did not believe she had explicitly told anyone that her father was gay.
Karrueche added that she lives her life as herself and her father being gay is not unusual for her. However, every time she tells people about Devon’s homosexuality, they ask if it’s true. Tran noted that her father is gay and not transitioning like Kris Jenner’s ex Caitlyn Jenner.
On her social networks, Tran often shared photos of the moments she spent with her father.
On Monday, January 23, Tran took to Instagram to share the news of her father’s death. She wrote that the last week has been difficult for her, since she received the call from her informing her of the death of her father. Noting that she was always afraid of receiving that call, she said that she had to make decisions that she was not prepared for.
Tran said that being at the Sundance Film Festival was something she always prayed for. However, she added that she was celebrating her accomplishments as she dealt with the pain of losing her father. Tran even noticed that she was feeling too many emotions at once and being numb at the same time.
She also shared another Instagram story that was a flashback photo with her father when she was a child. The third Instagram story was a photo of the father-daughter duo where they appeared to have gone out for dinner or shopping. Karrueche Tran also shared a photo with her father, Devon Minters, and captioned it:
“Rest in paradise dad” Fans keep Tran in her thoughts after her father’s death
People sympathized with the actress, saying that losing a parent is really painful. Some fans noted the coincidence that the most shocking deaths happen when a person is celebrating something positive.
Fans keep Tran and her family in her thoughts and prayers.
Karrueche Tran’s film Divinity, also starring Bella Thorne and Stephen Dorff, recently premiered at the Egyptian Theater on January 21, 2023, at the Sundance Film Festival.
The film deals with the implications of achieving immortality and is directed by Eddie Alcazar.