‘Little Women: Atlanta’ Star Ashley ‘Ms. Minnie’ Ross Dies at 34

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Lifetime’s Little Women: Atlanta has lost one of their own as star Ashley “Ms. Minnie” Ross died on April 27 at the age of 34.

Ross’ management team confirmed the tragic news via a statement that reads, “It is with profound sadness that we confirm on behalf of the family of Ashley Ross aka ‘Ms Minnie’ of Little Women Atlanta has succumbed to injuries from a tragic hit and run car accident today, April 27th at the age of 34. The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.”

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Described as a “Mama Bear” of the group, Ms. Minnie made a splash when Little Women: Atlanta debuted in 2016, and brought joy to viewers for five seasons. The Atlanta branch of Lifetime’s franchise followed in the footsteps of the original Little Women and Little Women: LA.

The show followed Ms. Minnie and her fellow little ladies as they went through life, and even though drama could run high, that didn’t stop them from living it up in whatever circumstances they found themselves in.

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Below, see how Ms. Minnie’s cast mates, friends, and other Little Women franchise stars are reacting to the news of her death:


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As I’m writing this I’m in tears I can’t believe it my Minnie !!!! Why did they take you away from us !!!! WHY!!!!! It always seems like we have all the time in the world, only to realize how fleeting it really is. I wish we had more time to do and say the things we saved for later which along with you is gone forever 💔 I promise to keep you alive in my memories and be there for your mama @grneyes4life and aunt . You were more than our best friend you were our big sister and still is !!! I still can’t believe this man why man why!!!! , I love you so much !!!! My heart is broken 😭💔 Rest In Peace my love @msminnielwa #teamminnie #prayforhermamaplease #myminnie #bestfriends #sisters #realfriends #heartbroken

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