Jordyn Woods honors boyfriend Karl-Anthony Towns’ late mother who died of coronavirus earlier this year … as NBA star turns 25
Jordyn Woods honored the late mother of boyfriend Karl-Anthony Towns as NBA star turned 25 this weekend.
The Minnesota Timberwolves center’s mother Jacqueline Cruz-Towns died in April from coronavirus. The model, 23, purchased her beau a custom diamond ring of his late mother’s name, Jackie; and a Louis Vuitton bag adding a graphic of Jackie’s name decked out with a halo and wings.
In the wake of Cruz-Towns’ death, a spokesperson for the Towns family said Jackie had battled ‘the virus for more than a month,’ and ‘was many things to many people – a wife, mother, daughter, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend.
Lots of love: Jordyn Woods honored the late mother of boyfriend Karl-Anthony Towns as NBA star turned 25 this weekend
‘The matriarch of the Towns family, she was an incredible source of strength; a fiery, caring, and extremely loving person, who touched everyone she met. Her passion was palpable and her energy will never be replaced.’
The former confidante of Kylie Jenner also took the New Jersey-born star on a golf outing at San Diego’s Torrey Pines, along with a cake celebrating the sport, and had a mariachi band perform in his honor.
‘We have a million photos together so it’s hard to even pick but since the day is coming to an end happy birthday to my partner in crime. you already know what it is,’ she said on Instagram.