AceShowbiz - Sean "P. Diddy" Combs continues to mourn the death of his ex-girlfriend Kim Porter as he prepares for her funeral this weekend. The rapper and music mogul attended a private viewing of her body on Friday, November 23 in Columbus, Georgia, just one day before she is finally laid to rest in her hometown.
As seen in a paparazzi picture of his arrival to the private viewing, Diddy was not alone. Sporting a black coat with furry necklace, the New York-born spitter was seen holding hand with a man who is believed to be a relative of the late model. Both of them looked somber and emotional as they made their way in to the building.
On the same day of the private viewing, the families of Diddy and Porter issued an emotional statement about the late mother of three. "God broke the mold when he made Kim, there was truly no other woman like her," so the statement read. "Although her time her on earth was far too short, she lived a life full of purpose and meaning. She was a loving mother and devoted friend."
Continuing to say nothing but sweet words about Porter, they dubbed her as "the epitome of kindness and grace." They stated, "There wasn't a person she met who's soul she did not touch. Kim was the type of woman who changed lives for the better. Although we've lost our best friend, God has gained a special angel and we know she is watching over us."
The concluded the message, "She will be forever remembered and missed by so many. As a family, we promise to honor her every day of our lives. We love you always. The Porter, Goodwin and Combs families."
Porter passed away on Thursday, November 15 after she was found unresponsive in her home in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles. Her funeral will take place on November 24, with Faith Evans expected to perform.