Duchess of York Sarah Ferguson took to social media to remember her late mother Susan Barrantes and shared a collage of her throwback photographs from back in the day.
Sarah Ferguson paid a moving tribute to her deceased mom and shared a message of gratitude on her Instagram account. Ferguson acknowledged that her mom’s spirit is around her.
She also noted how she would have been proud of her great-grandson. The 61-year-old thanked her mom for teaching her ways of life and how happy she made her and wrote:
REMEMBERING HER LATE MOTHER
“To my Mum, you are with me every day, and you would be so proud of your Great-grandson, August. Thank you for all you taught me and the joy you showed me."
Ferguson's followers took to the comments section, and one congratulated her on becoming a grandmother. Many praised her mother's beauty, and along with her post, she also shared her mom’s four photos.
“Happy mum's day and congratulations on becoming a grandmother. It's the best thing having a grandchild," commented one Instagram user. Other users shared how Barrantes used to be when she was still alive.
According to the Daily Mail, Barrantes died in 1998 following a car crash in Argentina. Last year in November, Ferguson remembered her on the 22nd anniversary of her death.
She reportedly posted childhood snapshots with her sister Jane and their mom. At the time, they posed sitting on a lake in Scotland. Another shot showed, Barrantes, wearing a white blazer with shades rocking her blonde hair down.
FERGUSON GUSHING OVER HER GRANDSON
Ferguson also gushed over her grandson August, who was born August Philip Hawke Brooksbank. She shared a picture of him being swaddled in a blue blanket in his father’s arms as he clutched to his mom’s finger.
According to Hello Magazine, baby August is the first child of Princess Eugenie and her spouse Jack Brooksbank. They welcomed their bundle of joy on February 9. August's grandmother shared that she and the Duke were thrilled over his arrival.
FIRST MOTHER’S DAY
Princess Eugenie was over the moon to celebrate her first Mother’s Day on March 14. In honor of the special day, she shared an adorable photo of August on Instagram.
The picture showed the infant lying in a field of daffodils with his head turned away from the camera. In her caption, she reportedly wrote that she is excited to be his mother.