Fans have taken to social media to express their sadness about Johannah Deakin passing away.

The mother of One Direction's Louis Tomlinson died last Wednesday after a battle with leukaemia.

Since Johannah's husband Dan released a statement on her passing, fans worldwide have rushed to the family's side on social media.

Cheryl, Liam, Zayn and Niall, and many other celebs have paid tribute to the mum-of-seven:

Fans have even started a page to raise money for charities that support leukaemia patients.

Louis' ex Briana has also released a statement on Johannah's passing: