What Happened To Babs Thore? Obituary And Stroke Update On Whitney Thore’s Mother

Whitney Way Thore is a TLC television personality best known for her appearances on My Big Fat Fabulous Life.

The TV star returned to the United States from Korea and became the on-air producer of the 107.5 KZL radio show Jared & Katie in the Morning in Greensboro, North Carolina.

On February 27, 2014, the show uploaded a dance video to 107.5 KZL’s YouTube channel titled “A Fat Girl Dancing.” Thore was able to spread her message of body acceptance, and positive body image after the video quickly went viral.

Obituary: Babs Thore Stroke Update 2022

MBFFL fans can rest easy knowing that Babs Thore is still alive. A sneak peeks clip from Season 10 shared exclusively by People sparked widespread concern about Whitney’s mother’s health.

Whitney’s father, Glenn told her over the phone in the preview clip: “We’re taking your mother to the hospital. It’s terrifying.” Whitney clarified in front of the camera: “My father had called. He stated that my mother had suffered another stroke. My heart had just left my body.”

“She was laying on the couch, unable to speak,” Whitney’s brother Hunter recalled. “When I first arrived, I thought she might have died.”

Whitney sobbed in her car while speaking on the phone with her father in another Season 10 scene. 

Babs was admitted to the ICU following her stroke, where she also tested positive for COVID-19 and developed a UTI. Whitney’s mother has eventually put on a feeding tube because she wasn’t eating.

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What Happened To Whitney Thore’s French Boyfriend?

Whitney Thore began a new romance with a person she met online from Paris in the prior season of My Big Fat Fabulous Life.

The TV personality made several references to her new love interest in Season 9, but he never appeared on the show and was only known as “the Frenchman.”

Fans are curious to know if Whitney and her French boyfriend are still together and if he will appear in any of the new episodes of My Big Fat Fabulous Life, which premieres this week.

The actress confirms her relationship with the Frenchman in a new clip from the upcoming season. There has been no statement on what happened to her French boyfriend, who appears to be fine at the moment.

Whitney is seen discussing her love life with ex-boyfriend Lennie Alehat in the video, which is from an upcoming episode of My Big Fat Fabulous Life. Alehat will appear in the forthcoming season, as Thore has hired him to help her film her online fitness videos.

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Babs Thore Age: How Old Is Whitney Thore’s Mother?

Babs Thore is 76 years old and was born on June 23, 1946. Whitney looks younger than her actual age, and she recently wished her mother a happy birthday on Instagram.

Hopefully, she has recovered significantly from her most recent seizure since Season 10 filming began. During this trying time, our thoughts are with the Thore family.

Whitney, Babs’ daughter, was born on April 14, 1984, and is now 38 years old. She was born to Glenn and Barbara Thore in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Whitney was accepted into Meredith College’s Governor’s School of North Carolina Theatre Summer Enrichment Program in 2000.

The TV personality attended Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina, after graduating from Page High School in 2002. She moved to South Korea after finishing college to teach English to schoolchildren.

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