The mother & # 39; Oprah Winfrey, Vernita Lee, died at her home in & # 39; Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Thanksgiving Day. It was & # 39; 83 years.
Speakers for TV mogul issued a statement saying that Lee died 22 & # 39; in November. The spokeswoman said the private funeral services have already been held. Not given any other details.
Lee was a young man when they gave birth to Winfrey in Mississippi in 1954. It was conducted at & # 39; Milwaukee and worked as a housekeeper, with the maternal grandmother & # 39; qajjemha Winfrey had long six years. She then moved to Milwaukee to live with & # 39; her mother.
The 64-year-old has been open about the difficult relationship she had with & # 39; her mother when she was żgħaża. She spent much of her childhood which was traveling between houses & # 39; mother and father, Vernon Lee.
"Għarrajt f & # 39; & # 39 blows in, a place that is completely foreign to me. I do not know anybody. I do not know even know to my mother," said Winfrey Huffington Post f & # 39; interview & # 39; 2015. "I walked in & # 39; that space feel completely alone and abandoned."
Their relationship healed over time and Lee seemed to have a makeover on The Oprah Winfrey Show in 1990.
Lee remains & # 39; alive and another daughter, Amanda Patricia, and four & # 39; grandchildren. She also had two other children – son Jeffrey Lee, who died in 1989 and daughter Patricia Lloyd Lee, who died in 2003.
The drawing book host showed two videos on the page & # 39; his Instagram by Thanksgiving. Since then was not active on social media.