Chi Chi DeVayne Biography – Chi Chi DeVayne Wiki
Chi Chi DeVayne (born Zavion Davenport) was an American drag queen and reality television personality. He was known for his appearances in RuPaul’s Drag Race (season 8) and RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars (season 3).
Chi Chi DeVayne Age
Zavion Davenport was born on September 24, 1985, in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States. He died on August 20, 2020, in Shreveport, Louisiana. She was 34 years old.
Chi Chi DeVayne Health – Chi Chi DeVayne Illness
In 2018, Chi Chi DeVayne was diagnosed with scleroderma, a condition in which the body’s immune system attacks organs, blood vessels and tissues. On July 17, 2020, he was rushed to the hospital for kidney failure related to scleroderma. On July 19, 2020, he said on social media: “I let it go too long without going to the doctor and these are the consequences.” In August 2020, he was re-admitted into the hospital after being diagnosed with pneumonia.
Chi Chi DeVayne Death
Chi Chi DeVayne died on August 20, 2020, at the age of 34. The Davenport/Wyaniion family confirmed the news in a statement on Social media: “We are confident, I say, and willing rather be absent from the body, and to be present the lord. – II Corinthians 5:8
“On behalf of the Davenport/Wyaniion family it is with tremendous sorrow that my family and I announce the passing of my beloved son, Zavion Michael davenport, the world-renowned “Chi Chi \’ Devayne” out of respect for the immediate family, please await additional information and directives regarding the final arrangements, memorials, and tr the method to remit condolences and expressions of kindness. His final words to ins family and fans, “never give up!””
RuPaul said in a statement on Twitter: “I am heartbroken to learn of the passing of Chi Chi DeVayne. I am so grateful that we got to experience her kind and beautiful soul. She will be dearly missed, but never forgotten. May her generous and loving spirit shine down on us all. On behalf of VH1, World of Wonder and the cast and crew of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race,’ I extend my deepest sympathy — from our family to hers.”
World of Wonder tweeted: “We’re heartbroken to learn that Chi Chi DeVayne has passed away today. Her drag spread a message of love and kindness that truly touched each person she met. Rest in power, Chi Chi.”
Padma Lakshmi tweeted: “So deeply sad about the loss of Chi Chi DeVayne. She was an incredible performer, so down to earth and a bright light in the drag community. She brought such Louisiana warmth & personality to @RuPaulsDragRace & I’m sure inspired countless young people in the LGBTQ community.”
Chi Chi DeVayne Cause of Death
Chi Chi DeVayne’s cause of death was Pneumonia.
Chi Chi DeVayne Instagram
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Words can’t express how happy i am to be working with such a great group of people. Although my health situation had me thinking it was over for me god has shown me that there is more work for me to do down here, so never give up on your dreams and he will continue to take you to places that you didn’t know you could reach #greatful #chichidevayne #rpdr #louisianadrag🐊 #sclerodermawarrior @suziekennedy 📷 @lifelslovelee ❤️