Mzansi actress and businesswoman Connie Ferguson shared a special tribute to her late husband Shona as she celebrated her 52nd birthday.
This is Connie’s first birth in almost 20 years that she celebrated without Shona.
The late media mogul Shona Ferguson passed away due to Covid-19 complications and was buried last August.
Ahead of her birthday on Friday, June 10, Connie shared a heartwarming and emotional video from a previous birthday in which Shona spoke of his love for her, leaving everyone in tears.
Connie Ferguson thanked Shona for the everlasting birthday wishes and professed her eternal love for him. She posted the video with the caption, “Your spirit lives forever, SHO. Thank you for the everlasting birthday wishes. I love you for eternity! #theSHOgoeson #liveloveleavealegacy”
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Connie and Shona Ferguson’s daughter Alicia wished her mother well on her 52nd birthday. Posting on her Instagram page, Ali wrote,
Dimamzo, My Twin, Queen, My Rock, My Best Friend!!!!!! Happy birthday, mommy.
Thank you for being the biggest pillar of strength for us. I know it’s not easy, but seeing how strong you are as a mom, a woman, an ICON, is really an inspiration, and I’m so proud to call you my mother.
You deserve nothing but the world mama, and I love you so much. I hope you have a wonderful and blessed day today filled with a lot of love, joy, and positivity.
I love you mama.
South African celebrities and media personalities also commented on Connie Ferguson’s post and wished the veteran actress well on her birthday.
Actress Gail Mabalane commented, Love is forever! Happy Birthday my sis. The first birthday without Mr Sho. May God continue strengthening you and filling every single void. I love you.
Radio Personality Lerato Kganyago said, Happy Birthday Ausi Connie sending you love and light , and remember you not celebrating this day alone, he is with you, he WILL ALWAYS be with you. May God’s light continue to shine on you and your family
Former Muvhango actress Buhle Samuels added, The words speak, but the feelings speak louder! Happy birthday Mrs Sho
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