TikTok star Candice Murley who is popular on the social media platform for her dancing and cooking videos has died on 2nd Jan. She was 36.
Marsha McEvoy, Murley’s sister has confirmed her death however the exact reason for her death was not disclosed. Murley passed away at her home in Lewin’s Cove, a town in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Murley operated two accounts on TikTok. She has more than 45,000 followers on Tiktok where she used to share videos. Many of her videos also featured her cat, Stash.
TikTok Star Candice Murley Dies Unexpectedly
Her posts were liked more than 450,000 times across her accounts. She was seen in the latest video on the eve of New Year’s Day opening a beverage and saying “cheers” to her followers.
To meet the family’s funeral expenses McEvoy has shared details on crowdfunding platform GoFundMe saying Murley’s death was untimely and unexpected. As part of the donation drive, the family has raised approximately $17,000 as of yesterday i.e. 6th January.
McEvoy shared, “Candice was so full of life and always lived life her own way. She was full of energy and loved to dance & listen to her music; can’t forget about her Bingo, oh how she loved her Bingo. But more than anything in his world she loved her son & her family dearly, we also can’t forget her cat Stash.”
She added, “We just know she is dancing in the sky now, we all know how much she believed in Heaven, she is certainly there. We hope she is happy and free at last away from all her struggles and be her happy and carefree self forever in eternity. Perhaps the stars are not the stars, but rather openings in Heaven where the love of our lost ones pours through and shines down upon us to let us know they are happy.”
Her fans and followers were aghast when the news of her death broke on social media. Users paid tributes to her on Tiktok and other social media platforms like Twitter remembering her.
One Twitterati posted, “I can’t believe the news of Candice Murley’s passing. I watched her live TikTok only a few hours ago & spoke with her. Still blows my mind. Wishing the family of Candice love & prayers during this difficult time. Hold your loved ones a little tighter. Rest Easy, Candice.”
I can’t believe the news of Candice Murley’s passing. I watched her live TikTok only a few hours ago & spoke with her. Still blows my mind.
Wishing the family of Candice love & prayers during this difficult time.
Hold your loved ones a little tighter.
Rest Easy, Candice. 😢
— Lori-Lydia Loveless ❄️ (@lorilydialove) January 3, 2022
Another user offered condolences to the late TikTok star by writing, “Never thought that a stranger on Tik Tok who I follow, what have such an impact on me. R.I.P Candice Murley.”
Never thought that a stranger on Tik Tok who I follow, what have such an impact on me. R.I.P Candice Murley #MentalHealthMatters 😭😭
— Kimmy Roche (@kroche35_roche) January 3, 2022
Murley is survived by her parents, two sisters, and her son, Maxwell.