Teen Mom 3 star MacKenzie Douthit McKee‘s mother Angie Douthit passed away after battling cancer. Angie was dealing with stage four brain cancer. Although, Angie remained strong her cancer was not slowing down. It spread to different parts of her body. After nearly two years of fighting, she was no longer able to fight anymore.
Teen Mom 3: MacKenzie Douthit McKee’s Mom Battles Cancer
Mackenzie Douthit McKee’s mother, the 50-yar-old Angie Douthit, found out she had cancer in January of 2018. She was battling stage four brain cancer. However, her cancer didn’t seem to get any better. It only got worse. Angie’s cancer eventually spread to her lungs. But, she never gave up and continued to spread the message of hope. and died on December 9th, 2019.
The Teen Mom reality star’s mom was given a short amount of time to survive. Mackenzie’s mom, Angie Douthit, remained strong and kept her faith during the hard times. Angie was able to surpass the timeframe she was given to live. Despite the odds, she was able to celebrate another birthday before she passed away.
Teen Mom Alum, Mackenzie McKee, Asks For Prayers and Donations For Mom
On December 6, Mackenzie McKee took to the internet to give fans an update on her mom’s condition. Mackenzie wrote that “things are not looking good.” So, she asked fans to keep her mom in their prayers. She said, “please pray that she not be in pain anymore.” Adding that her mom is miserable.
The Teen Mom cast member kindly asked fans to help her family with any costs. Mackenzie McKee wrote online that fans who would like to help could donate to her mom’s race Paypal. But, Mackenzie made it clear that they do not have a Go Fund Me set up. Fans have been donating. Mackenzie acknowledges those who have helped. She “can’t believe how generous everyone is being with donations.” Seeing everyone willing to help out has Mackenzie in tears.
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“Imitate me, as I also imitate Christ.” 1 Corinthians 11:1 “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day—and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for his appearing.” 2 Timothy 4:7-8 On Monday, December 9 at 11:37pm, Angie finished her race. Her last days were spent lovingly surrounded by family and friends as they prayed, sang, and shared funny Angie stories. Angie found out about her cancer in January 2018. She wanted to keep everyone informed of what was going on so she made a social media post. The next day she made another. And then another. And what started as an easy way to convey information turned into wildfire of hope that spread over the world. She wasn’t able to sleep an entire night so she would wake up around 3am to write her posts. We watched her get up everyday in the darkest hours of the night to spread the brightest light that she knew of, her Savior Jesus Christ. There were times when she wrote her posts through pain and confusion. There were times at the end when she couldn’t type and would ask her daughters to type for her but she would not give up spreading the gospel message of hope. In nearly two years, she never missed her daily post…tomorrow she will. But this is where you pick up the baton and run like she did mighty warrior. You can choose this day to be like Angie and use your social media engagements to make a difference rather than disaster, to spread love and not hate, and to always be kind. We know many people around the world read these posts so drop your city and country name in the comments so we can see where you are! #staystrongmightywarrior #itsonlycancer #alwaysbekind
Angie Douthit Loses Battle With Cancer
In the beginning of December, Angie Douthit went online to provide an update on Mackenzie Douthit’s mom’s health. But, it wasn’t good news. She found out that her cancer has grown and spread to different parts of her body. Angie wrote that she “should be able to go home in the next few days.” Unfortunately, the situation didn’t have an ideal outcome.
Shortly after, the Teen Mom MTV star’s mom’s battle with cancer came to an end on December 9. The news Angie Douthit passing was shared by Mackenzie McKee with her fans. Mackenzie said that Angie spent her last days “lovingly surrounded by family and friends as they prayed, sang, and shared funny Angie stories.”
Angie Douthit often took to Instagram to share her journey. In her nearly two years of battling brain cancer, she never missed a daily post. In the caption of her last post, her family is hoping that people will “be like Angie and use your social media engagements to make a difference rather than disaster, to spread love and not hate and to always be kind.”
Soap Dirt sends our deepest condolences to Mackenzie Douthit McKee and her family during this difficult time.
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