Kim Richards

On Sunday, Jan. 24, Monty Brinson, ex-husband of reality TV star, Kim Richards, has died. According to TMZ, Brinson was  58 and had been battling with lung cancer for many years.

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Richards and Brinson were only married for 3 years beginning back in 1985, but the two always remained close. He even moved in with the “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” cast member after he was first diagnosed with the disease.

It was just a few months ago, the two were celebrating his birthday. Richards posted this photo on Instagram with the caption:

“Monty … Happy BD🎈❤️… Star light💫Star bright 🌟 first Star I see Every night … Always know your in My Heart🌟❤️I love you so much. We have come so far , let’s keep it going .I’m right by your side forever! I wish for you happiness ,courage , peace ,laughter ,love , strength and Every you’ve EVER DREAMED OF!!!! ❤️

In touching homage on Instagram, Rick Hilton posted the message,” We have lost Monty Brinson after a brave battle of cancer. His heart was as big as the moon and he was loved by all he met. He will be sorely missed. I love YOU always.”

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