Houston was awarded her restraining order against Gordon last month after he posted ominous threats on his Twitter page as well as photos of his gun collection, even directly citing Houston in his threats. But as her fame grew by leaps and bounds, so did the pressure to succeed and her need to escape from it all. Peep the somber pics inside…. A few aboard the private plane that carried her body had been there for Houston through thick and thin. That's a tough battle to fight. The will names daughter Bobbi Kristina as her sole heir and mother Cissy Houston as executor. Even before Houston was laid to rest, these people say, the family had discussed getting Bobbi Kristina into rehab, though she has publicly denied doing drugs. In the end, nothing could save the marriage that many say was doomed from the start. It was worse when they were together, but he didn't cause it.". An addict is an addict.". Following the death of Whitney in 2012, Pat has been involved with events and rights to Whitney Houston’s life following her death. She disappeared after her mother's funeral and was later found in a hotel room using drugs, according to two people familiar with the incident. OUR FAVORITE YBF CELEBS STILL SHUT IT DOWN WITH THEIR HALLOWEEN 2020 COSTUMES! PREVIOUS: “Bring It” Coach Miss D SHUTS DOWN All Talk About Dancers Leaving The Team! He'd spit at her and throw things at her, all in front of Bobbi Kristina," says Houston's close friend. But those who knew the two well say Houston wasn't someone easily led into doing things she didn't want to do. Whitney was the breadwinner and called the shots. "People did try to get her help, and her mother certainly wanted to help her daughter. "They had a strong attachment to each other, and I can't say more than that." "Drug sellers loved her, and everyone wanted to sell to her because she paid in cash. He wrote the Intelligencer column for NY Magazine in the mid 90s, reporting on the OJ Simpson trial, as well as for the real Parade magazine (when it was owned by Conde Nast), and has written for the New York Observer, Details, Vogue, Spin, the New York Times, NY Post, Washington Post, and NY Daily News among many publications. Neither Gary Houston nor Michael Houston would comment for this article. I know what the deal is so I don't put a lot of energy into certain situations as it relates to Nick and Krissy because they are very young," she said on the radio show. Patricia Houston is a producer, known for The 2012 Billboard Music Awards (2012), The Houstons: On Our Own (2012) and The Insider (2004). The problem was Whitney would be too out of it to really see what was going on or what Bobbi K. was doing. This is a big shift in power in the Houston family. Cissy Houston was appointed co-trustee. To enjoy our website, you'll need to enable JavaScript in your web browser. 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According to celebrity news website TMZ: "Nick Gordon -- who grew up in Whitney's house and married Whitney's daughter -- has been ordered to stay 200 yards away from Pat Houston -- Whitney's sister-in-law and executor of her estate. She was indeed the perfect match for R&B bad boy Brown, who routinely got in trouble with the law and had several children by different women when the two met. The Chicago Suntimes is reporting that Whitney Houston’s mother, Cissy has confronted the person who snapped the photo of Whitney in her final resting place. he want to be rich without working for it ……… trust me he got skills, WHAT’S UP KELLY MY HOMMIE THAT COMMENT WAS FROM THE HEART ALL TRUE AND ON THE REALITY SERIES LAST YEAR IF U WATCHED IT PAT WAS ACTING VERY TOXIC ON THERE 2 SHE WAS ALWAYS TALKING ABOUT WE SHOULD GO ON A VACATION SPENDING MONEY JUST THINKING ABOUT HERSELF SITTING HER BUTT UP ON AWARD SHOWS ACTING LIKE SHE CARE SHE DON’T CARE ABOUT NO ONE BUT PAT AND THE MONEY NICK JUST NEEDS 2 GET A JOB AND STOP THE STUPID CHILDISH TWEETS BEFORE HE ENDS UP IN DEEPER WATER WHAT HE SHOULD DO IS SO FILL OUT SOME APPLICATION 4 A JOB AND GET SOME PROFESSIONAL HELP AT THIS POINT KELLY KEEP UP WITH THE GREAT COMMENTS I GOT YOUR BACK, © 2020 Rolling Out. Her husband known as an ex-NBA basketball player for the Denver Nuggets, later became a backup singer for Whitney. 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I am told the court action in Atlanta went smoothly, with everyone agreeing that Whitney would have wanted Pat Houston to take over as executor. During one of Brown's attempts at sobriety in the late '90s, Houston decided to go along on the tour, baby daughter in tow, to support him. For years Houston paid Brown's legal bills from his numerous run-ins with the law, as well as the child support due his exes, all in the name of love. A … "Bobby could get the drugs easier than she could, because he could go down to the streets and fit in better than Whitney did," says Houston's close friend who did drugs with her. Years of cocaine use had burned a hole through her septum, she had heart disease, and toxicology tests showed residue of marijuana, Xanax, Benadryl, and other medications in her system. Whitney's mother Cissy Houston also stopped by the funeral home to pay her respects.