Louis Tomlinson's mother, Johannah Poulston Deakin, has passed away following a battle with leukemia at the young age of 43.
According to reports, Johannah's husband Dan confirmed the news:
"It is with immeasurable sadness that Johannah Deakin's family said goodbye to Johannah in the early hours of Wednesday 7th December 2016. Earlier this year Johannah was diagnosed with a very aggressive form of leukaemia that required immediate and continuous treatment. We respectfully request that the family are given time and space to grieve in private."
The statement continued: