Floyd Mayweather’s mother of his three children was found dead. 40-year-old Josie Harris was pronounced dead after being discovered in a car outside her home in Valencia, CA. Sheriff’s deputies had been called to the home just after 9:30 PM and pronounced Harris dead at the scene according to TMZ Sports.
Harris has three children with Floyd Mayweather and was known for being very vocal about her relationship with the boxer. Harris claimed to have been physically abused by Mayweather at least six times before the last brutal beating she received by him in September of 2010. It was documented that the abuse was witnessed by their then-15-year-old son, Koraun. Mayweather was sentenced and spent 60 days in prison for that offense.
Prior to her rise to fame, she was an actress who had brief appearances in a couple of films including Exit 38. She also appeared on ‘Starter Wives‘ opening up about the former couple’s relationship and the incident. The show featured women in a relationship with their boyfriends or spouses before they became famous. It starred Josie Harris, Cheryl Caruso, Joseph Taylor Monica, Zakia Baum, Lisa Morales, and Tashera Simmons. She was very vocal about her relationship with Floyd often doing interviews and opening up about their relationship. She was a business entrepreneur, author and mother to three beautiful children.
She will be missed.