Jayda McCann has sadly passed away at the age of 24.
The beauty and well-being influencer was battled a rare form of cancer called PEComa, and regularly updated her followers on her treatment.
Jayda’s family confirmed her death by sharing a statement on her Instagram Story, which read: “Just want to update you all on Jade’s situation; Jade passed away peacefully in her sleep this morning at 5:10am.”
“We will put up a post in the near future with more details regarding her passing but for now her family would appreciate privacy until everything is in order.”
“Thank you all for your support and continued kindness,” they added.
Since the news of her death started circulating on social media, Jayda’s followers have posted tributes to her online.
So so sad about jayda mccann, so young and fought it till the very end, life’s not fair at all 😖 you think you have problems
— Rachel Turner (@rachelturner433) October 24, 2019
Actually so sad after seeing that Jayda McCann passed away,such an inspirational woman sharing her story and still being positive despite having cancer it’s just so heartbreaking 🙁
— Erica (@Ericaboylan_x) October 24, 2019
I can’t believe jayda McCann passed away life can be so cruel I’m in shock, what an amazing person
— gemwbu (@gemwbu) October 24, 2019
Omg so sad to hear that Jayda McCann passed away 😥 Rest in Peace to the most positive person I’ve ever come across
— spud (@mashdpadaterz) October 24, 2019
So so heartbroken over the news of Jayda McCann, she was one of my favorite people to watch on Instagram. I loved her so much, she was such a positive, happy person despite having cancer while also dealing with her dads diagnosis. My heart is breaking for her family and friends😭
— Kate O’Loughlin (@KateOLoughlinx) October 24, 2019
so shocked and sad to hear about #jaydamccann. what an absolute inspiration in every sense of the word. she helped people daily with her positivity and outlook on life; me being one of them. And I’m so glad I got to tell her a few weeks back. May she rest in peace #legacy
— Orla (@OB26x) October 24, 2019
Absolutely heart broken to hear @Jaydamccann has passed away! One of the most positive people I have followed online even though she was going through the biggest battle 😓 Rip gorgeous girl 💜💜
— Stephanie Sinnott (@stephosinnott) October 24, 2019
Never ever have I seen someone be so positive through the worst situations life can give than Jayda McCann inspired me and I’m sure everyone else everyday she definitely left her mark on this world so so sad RIP
— Nicole Cummins 〤 (@Nicole_Cummins1) October 24, 2019
There’s no words , A 23 year old woman who had her whole life ahead of her 😖 This world is so cruel. When people tell you life is so unbelievably short believe them! Rest In Peace Jayda❤️ https://t.co/269KY8BVUD
— Jessica Dixon (@jessicaDixon99) October 24, 2019