Recently, Jessica Simpson shared on her Instagram page that her father Joe Simpson is battling bone cancer. She revealed the news of her father’s cancer diagnosis in her latest social media post.
In an Instagram post celebrating the birthday of her daughter Maxwell, the fashionista mentioned that her father Joe has been undergoing cancer treatments. Read on to catch more insights about Joe Simpson’s cancer diagnosis.
Jessica Simpson reveals dad Joe Simpson’s cancer diagnosis
On Sunday, the American singer and actress took to her Instagram page and shared a lovely birthday wish for her daughter Maxwell on the occasion of her 11th birthday. She posted a sweet picture of the mother-daughter duo on her Instagram feed. She also revealed about her father Joe’s cancer diagnosis in the post.
In the caption of the post, Jessica went on to say, “She told me after she blew out HER 11 candles…’I made a wish that was for me and you and actually the whole family.’ I said Maxi it should be your wish and she said ‘we have the same wishes Mom.’”
The Dukes of Hazzard star further added, “3 days later on our way back to Cali she overheard me reading a text from my Dad and asked my mom sitting next to her ‘GiGi if my birthday wish came true already can I say it out loud or do I still keep it to myself?’”
She continued, “My mom told her to share it with everyone if she wanted to, especially if it had already come true….” Then, she disclosed that her daughter’s birthday wish “was for her Papa Joe’s bone cancer treatment to work.”
The I Think I’m in Love With You singer concluded the post by writing, “Thank you Maxi Drew for usin’ your wish on our family and most importantly, my Dad. You are mesmerizing, steadfast, intelligent, passionate, generous, loving, devoted, inspiring, enticing, confident, empathetic, powerful, intuitive, beautiful, DETERMINED, enlightened and FULL OF WONDER. The faith of a child is what keeps all of us ALIVE.”
Meet Jessica Simpson’s daughter Maxwell
Maxwell is the eldest child of Jessica Simpson and her husband Eric Johnson. Maxwell “Maxi” Drew Johnson, was born on May 1, 2012. At the moment, she is 11 years old. She has 2 younger siblings: brother Ace Knute who is 9 years old, and sister Birdie Mae who is 4.
Every now and then, the With You singer shares pictures of herself and her mini-me on her social media pages. Up until now, her daughter Maxwell is not active on social media as she is too young.
In March 2023, Maxwell made an appearance on the Home Shopping Network along with her starlet mother Jessica Simpson, and grandmother, Tina Simpson. Then, Jessica promoted her latest fashion line and her family came forward to support her.
Sending lots of love and strength to Jessica Simpson’s father Joe as he battles bone cancer. We hope that he gets better soon. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from the world of showbiz.