'Another World' actress Robyn Griggs dies at 49 following cervical cancer diagnosis

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"Another World" actress Robyn Griggs has died at age 49, her publicist Lisa Rodrigo confirms to USA TODAY.

Griggs' official Facebook account posted about her death Saturday.

"With a heavy heart, I am saddened to announce Robyn’s passing," the post said, although it's unclear who wrote the tribute. "However, she is no longer suffering and would want us to remember that and the good memories."

The statement continued: "I will never forget how open she was to telling her story, and accepting of me helping her tell it. She wanted to help people and spread the word of her story to do it. I was honored to do so. RIP my friend, I love you and smile when I think of you."

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Griggs had been open about her health struggles in recent years, including being diagnosed with stage 4 cervical cancer in 2020.

As recently as July, the actress shared on Facebook that she had four new tumors. "I told them whatever it takes. I'm in for the fight," a post stated. "I'll be very sore, nauseous etc, but who knows, maybe it works and relieves some pain. You never know. Please keep those prayers coming,. Hugs to all!!!"

Griggs, born on April 30, 1973, in Pennsylvania, was known for her roles as Maggie Cory in "Another World" from 1993-1995 and Stephanie Hobart in "One Life to Live" from 1991 to 1992.

In 2003, she made a resurgence starring in horrors "Zombiegeddon," "Severe Injuries" and "Minds of Terror" and more over the years.

Griggs is survived by her husband Mark Wiley.

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