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"Daddy, I will miss our talks, car rides your hugs and your smile," the star wrote in a heartfelt Instagram post.

Jul, 06, 2017

The father of Vivica A. Fox has died, the actress announced Thursday in a heartfelt Instagram post.

William E. Fox, a former private school administrator, passed away Wednesday. The cause of death is not yet clear.

"GM Dawlings. My #TBT pix is in HONOR of my Daddy Mr William E Fox who passed away yesterday," she wrote. "Daddy I will miss our talks, car rides your hugs and your smile!"

In a separate Twitter post, the Vivica's Black Magic host thanked fans and friends for their condolences and prayers in the wake of her loss.

We send prayers and thoughts to the Fox family during this difficult time.