Soap star Robyn Griggs dies at 49!
Robyn Griggs, an actor who was known for starring in the soap operas Another World and One Life to Live, has died. She was 49.
The news of Griggs’ death was confirmed in a statement on her Facebook page Saturday.
Hi everyone, With a heavy heart, I am saddened to announce Robyn’s passing, the statement began. However, she is no longer suffering and would want us to remember that and the good memories.
The statement continued: I will never forget how open she was to telling her story and accepting of me helping her tell it. She wanted to help people and spread the word of her story to do it. I was honored to do so. RIP my friend, I love you and smile when I think of you.
Immediate memorial plans were not shared.
Griggs had opened up on social media about her cervical cancer diagnosis. A GoFundMe page shared on her Facebook page said she went to the hospital for a pap smear and learned that she had stage 4 endocervical adenocarcinoma in 2020.
She documented her health struggles over the last couple of years on Facebook.
In July, she posted an update that said: I have 4 new tumors. 2 new tumors on my liver, one on abdominal muscle, and a large one on the right side lymph node.