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Mother of Port Arthur's Pimp C passes away


The rap and hip-hop community is mourning the loss of Wes 'Mama' Monroe.

Monroe was the mother of Chad 'Pimp-C' Butler, who was half of the rap music group "The Underground Kings."

'Pimp-C' passed away in December 2007.

We are told Monroe passed away Sunday morning surrounded by family and friends at the Medical Center of Southeast Texas.

Monroe was 66- years-old.

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