Joy Anna Dugger revealed on Wednesday that she and husband Austin, 25, lost their baby when shortly after their 20-week ultrasound and gender reveal., Joy-Anna is one daughter from the famous Dugger family from the show The Counting On star, 21.
On Wednesday, she commemorated the baby - by posting an image of the deceased pre-born on Instagram.
Joy-Anna and Austin, who are already parents to 1-year-old son Gideon, revealed that the child who died was a girl. She did not specify the cause death for the baby.
But the couple did disclose that they had a name picked out — Annabell Elise.
“Annabell means ‘God has favored me,’ and Elise means ‘God satisfies,’” the 21-year-old wrote. “What a precious thing to know that when our daughter opened her eyes, the first thing she saw was the face of Jesus.”
The post was emotional, and graphic.
Joy-Anna continued, “We only had her for 20 weeks, Life is fragile and precious. So thankful the Lord gave her to us for that short time! She will be in our hearts forever!”
“Thank you all for your love and support! We can feel the prayers!,” she added.
Here is the pic: