Spice Girls star Mel B has revealed that her ‘loving father’ Martin Brown has passed away after a five year battle with cancer. The TV personality took to Instagram to share the sad news on Sunday. Alongside a black and white photo of her and her sister holding her father’s hands, Mel, 41, wrote:
‘It is with great sadness after a 5yr battle to multiple myeloma cancer our loving father Martin Brown passed away age 63 peacefully yesterday.
doctors and nurses for there amazing care and support over the years.
She added ‘Please respect our privacy and let us as a united family grieve. With love and respect. Melanie and Danielle Brown x’
The former Spice Girl signed off the note with ‘Be Free Dad’