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Following our exclusive news that Sheree Whitfield will be leaving The Real Housewives of Atlanta after Season 4, Bravo has released a statement regarding Sheree’s decision to depart from the show.

A rep for Bravo tells Wetpaint Entertainment, “We have enjoyed working with Sheree as part of The Real Housewives of Atlanta. We wish her all the best in the future."

And there you have it! Wonder how long it will take Bravo to find a replacement for Ms. Whitfield ...