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Julia Roberts' Mom, Betty Lou Bredemus, Passes Away at 80

Julia Roberts' Mom, Betty Lou Bredemus, Passes Away at 80

Julia Roberts‘ mother Betty Lou Bredemus has died at the age of 80 in Los Angeles.

The former acting school teacher had been battling lung cancer and died early Thursday (February 19) in Los Angeles, People reports.

Betty Lou had four children Eric Roberts, 58, Julia, 47, Lisa Gillan, 49, and Nancy Motes, who passed away at 37 last year. Betty Lou also had grandchildren: Eric‘s daughter Emma Roberts, and Julia‘s kids Phinnaeus and Hazel, both 10, and Henry, 7.

Our thoughts are with Julia‘s entire family today after this terrible tragedy.

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  • sasha

    I wouldn’t call an 80 year old woman dying of lung cancer a “tragedy”..very sad but not a tragedy.

  • Dee

    What in the hell would you call it. You sound very insensitive.

  • 55vineyard

    Although I am sure she will never see this comment, I would just like to express my condolences on the loss of your mother, and may she rest in peace.

  • Last Blonde In LA

    oh I am so sorry ….its so hard I wish them healing