has passed away on Tuesday at the age of 74. The actor aka George Jefferson died at his home in El Paso, Texas.
Celebrities took to Twitter to mourn the loss of the beloved and legendary actor.Josh Duhamel
: "RIP Sherman Hemsley. #MovinOnUp to heaven now."Nicki Minaj
: "Wow. Sending LOVE "Mario Lopez
?: "R.I.P Sherman Hemsley... Grew up watching & loving The Jefferson's. George Jefferson was one of my all time favorite tv characters.. #Weezy
: "RIP Sherman Hemsley aka George Jefferson. rest peacefully in the de-luxe apartment in the sky..."Lenny Kravitz
: "Rest in peace Sherman Hemsley. You are legendary. Your contribution changed the fabric of American culture..."Alyssa Milano
: "Rest in Peace (in a delux apartment in the sky), Sherman Hemsley."Kevin Smith
: "G'bye, Sherman Hemsley. Your George Jefferson was so beloved, it earned you your own successful sitcom! Huge bucket of win! Move on up, sir."Tamera Mowry
: "RIP SHERMAN HEMSLEY ... You were brilliant at your craft! You taught me pure comedy. Such a pleasure working with a such a great talent."Seth Green
: "I love George Jefferson & Deacon Frye like family. Thanks for being awesome Sherman Hemsley."
Deion Sanders: "God bless Sherman Hemsley BKA George Jefferson. He's gone to be with the Lord. He made me dream I could move on up. Truth."Questlove
: "Sherman Hemsley you'll be missed"Jeffrey Ross
: "Sherman Helmsley moved on up. Roast in peace, funny man."
Jackee Harry: "RIP To My Longtime Friend & Comedic LEGEND, Sherman Hemsley aka George Jefferson. #NeverToBeForgotten"Rev Run
: "RIP >...