Miley Cyrus sends Jimmy Fallon heartfelt note after his mother's passing

Following the untimely death of Jimmy Fallon's mother, Gloria Fallon at age 68, friend Miley Cyrus tweeted her condolences to the Tonight Show host. 

In an emotional series of tweets, Cyrus said, "I'm sad to say my friend Jimmy's mother has passed away... sending him all the love in my heart... Keep smilin Jimmy....." She continued, "I know it's tough to do when we lose someone we care about, I couldnt image not havin my mama.... I am so sorry ...."

The pop star had recently held a one week residency on Fallon's show, where she played games with the host and performed nightly. 

Stephen Colbert, another late night talkshow host, tweeted his condolences as well, saying, "Mom is the first audience and the best." Gloria Fallon was in the audience when Jimmy first stepped foot on the Tonight Show stage as host back in 2014. This week's episodes have been cancelled to allow the Fallon's time to mourn. Re-runs will appear in the usual timeslot. 

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ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon (r), his wife Nancy Juvonen and daugthers Winnie and Frances greet the audience during the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon speaks during the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon, his wife Nancy Juvonen and daugthers Winnie and Frances cut the ribbon during the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon dances with his daughter Winnie Rose during the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon, his wife Nancy Juvonen and daugthers Winnie and Frances laugh during the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon dances with his daughter Winnie Rose during the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: General View of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon greets the audience during the parade at the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: General View of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon, his wife Nancy Juvonen and daugthers Winnie and Frances cut the ribbon during the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon dances with his daughter Winnie Rose during the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon (R) and Steve Higgins pose during the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon, his wife Nancy Juvonen and daugthers Winnie and Frances laugh during the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 0651 -- Pictured: Host Jimmy Fallon during the monologue on April 3, 2017 -- (Photo by: Andrew Lipovsky/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 0653 -- Pictured: (l-r) Host Jimmy Fallon and actor Dwayne Johnson during 'Mascot Photobomb' on April 5, 2017 -- (Photo by: Andrew Lipovsky/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 03: General view of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 3, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/FilmMagic)
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 03: Jimmy Fallon poses during a presentation for the media of the Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 3, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/FilmMagic)
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 03: Jimmy Fallon answers questions from the media during a presentation of the Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 3, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/FilmMagic)
ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 06: Jimmy Fallon, his wife Nancy Juvonen and daugthers Winnie and Frances cut the ribbon during the Grand Opening of Universal Orlando's Newest Attraction 'Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon' at Universal Orlando on April 6, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images )
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