Tina Turner’s Firstborn Son Craig Dead From Suicide
Tina Turner’s eldest son Craig has died after committing suicide.
According to TMZ, Craig Raymond Turner died at his home in Studio City, California from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Authorities reportedly pronounced him dead after arriving at his place around noon.
Tina gave birth to Craig when she was just 18 years old before she got married to Ike Turner. Ike adopted Craig after he and Tina married. Craig’s biological father was a saxophonist named Raymond Hill, who performed with Ike’s band.
The sad news of Craig’s death comes as Tina—who lives in Switzerland—was attending Paris Fashion Week events. Craig was in the real estate business in California’s San Fernando Valley.
He was 59 years old.