(CNN)Jay Weaver, a bassist and vocalist for the Christian set Big Daddy Weave, has died from complications owed to Covid-19, his member and chap set subordinate Mike Weaver announced connected societal media.
He was 42.
"Hey everybody. Thank you truthful overmuch for each your prayers for my brother," Mike Weaver said successful a video posted connected the band's verified Instagram account. "You person walked with him done a immense fight, and I'm truthful atrocious to bring this quality but I'm besides excited to observe wherever helium is close now. My member Jay went to beryllium with Jesus conscionable a mates hours agone owed to complications owed to COVID-19 connected apical of everything other helium had going on," Weaver said.
The set had earlier posted seeking supplication for the musician who had been hospitalized a fewer days earlier with Covid-19.
The station included a connection from his wife, Emily.
"He is warring truthful hard," the connection from her read. "I tin spot it connected him arsenic I look done the model of his door. Yes, helium has the atrocious virus. I conscionable privation my champion friend/everything to get better."
According to a station connected their grounds statement Curb's site, Weaver had some his feet amputated successful 2016 pursuing a monolithic corruption successful his body.
The set posted an update connected his wellness connected Instagram successful 2020 which work that Weaver was undergoing dialysis "to assistance with kidney function."
Big Daddy Weave has been connected the Christian euphony country for decades and has enjoyed illustration occurrence with songs including "My Story" and "I Know."