Another sad day in hiphop Tupac Mother Afeni Shakur passed away. Afeni Shakur Davis, the mother of late rapper Tupac Shakur, has died in Sausalito, California, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Office. She was 69. 😪 The Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of possible cardiac arrest at Davis’ home around 9:30 p.m. on Monday night. She was transferred to a local hospital, where she died around 10:28 pm.