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Snoop Dogg is mourning the loss of his uncle, "June Bug." 

On Twitter, Snoop's cousin, rapper Daz Dillinger, announced that June Bug passed away Sunday morning after battling colon cancer. 

TMZ reports that Snoop was among the last people to visit June Bug in the hospital before he succumbed to the disease.  The Friday before last doctors believed June Bug had only one day to live.  That day Snoop even took to Twitter to pay respects to his uncle, who had the reputation of dancing on stage during Snoop's shows.  He wrote that "heaven wouldn't be the same without u."