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Marlon Wayans, Ice Cube, and Many More Pay Tribute to the Late John Witherspoon

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Celebrities are mourning the passing of actor John Witherspoon, who died in his Sherman Oaks, Calif. home on Oct. 29. The actor was best known for playing Willie Jones in the stoner comedy, Friday, alongside on-screen son Ice Cube and Chris Tucker. His knack for comedy earned him spots on The Wayans Brothers, The Tracy Morgan Show, and The Boondocks

He continued performing stand up comedy routines until shortly before his death, and he even had several shows lined up for the months following. John Witherspoon's family and former co-stars are paying tribute to the actor on social media. 

Who are John Witherspoon's children? We have the details on the late actor's personal life, and how the Wayans brothers are celebrating the comedian's legacy.