Jill Duggar Announces Stillbirth of “Beautiful Baby Girl”


Tragedy has struck Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard.

In a joint submit they shared to Instagram on April 13, the spouses revealed the stillbirth of their daughter, Isla Marie Dillard, following 4 months of being pregnant.

There had been rumors for a number of weeks that Jill was anticipating.

But neither she nor her husband confirmed the information till they made this heart-shattering announcement by way of social media.

Jill Duggar and Derrick Dillard speak here as part of a documentary
Jill Duggar and Derrick Dillard converse right here as a part of a documentary on their household. (Prime Video)

“It is with heavy hearts that we announce the stillbirth of our beautiful baby girl, Isla Marie Dillard,” wrote the previous TLC personalities this weekend.

“Jill was 4 months pregnant (due in August) after we came upon that our child died in utero.

“From the second we came upon we had been pregnant, we couldn’t wait to fulfill our child.

“Isla was much loved from the start, and her 3 big brothers were so excited to introduce her to their world.”

As you’ll be able to see above, the uploaded picture featured Jill and Derrick trying down at a pink crocheted blanket.

In their message, they thanked their followers for his or her prayers, noting that they had been nonetheless grieving and therapeutic “from the loss of our little Isla Marie.”

This is unfortunately a course of that may seemingly final eternally.

Parents by no means recover from the loss of a kid.

Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard film a confessional segment for TLC early in their marriage
Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard movie a confessional section for TLC early of their marriage. (Image Credit: TLC)

The ex-reality star are mother and father to a few boys: Israel, 9, Samuel, 6, and Fredrick, 1.

Duggar had a miscarriage in 2021 with son River Bliss.

“It’s been 1 year ago today since we said goodbye to our baby, River Bliss,” wrote Jill to honor this horrible improvement at one level.

“Our baby doesn’t get to live here with us on earth, but is forever with the source of the river of life, in the presence of the Lord!”

Jill Duggar poses for a selfie while cooking at home.
Jill Duggar poses for a selfie whereas cooking at house. (Instagram)

In the wake of this newest passing, associates, members of the family and family members despatched the couple supportive messages by way of Instagram feedback, sharing their condolences.

“Love you so much, sis. Continuing to uphold you all in prayer. Sweet little Isla will be missed,” wrote Jinger Duggar, for instance.

Added cousin Amy Duggar King:

“Isla Marie such a beautiful name and meaning. Praying continuously. God has a plan through all the heartbreak. You’ve been on my mind and in our prayers and will continue to be. We love y’all so much.”

Jill Duggar and her book
Look out, Michelle and Jim Bob! Jill Duggar has come out with a guide that exposes simply how evil you really are. (Photo Credit: Amazon)

Jill could be very a lot estranged from her mother and father and a handful of her siblings after she got here out with a guide that delved into the controversial, very conservative methods wherein she was raised.

Duggar and Dillard additionally spoke final 12 months to Amazon for a documentary that additional uncovered a variety of household/spiritual secrets and techniques.

“Yes, we were taken advantage of,” Jill mentioned on this collection, revealing father allegedly acquired paid hundreds of thousands for the household’s actuality present and spinoffs whereas his youngsters acquired nothing.

“For seven and half years of my adult life, I never got paid,” she added on the time.

Jill and Jessa Duggar sit on a couch with their husbands between them, one of the men holds a baby
Jill and Jessa Duggar on their household’s second TLC actuality present. (TLC)

Through all of it, nevertheless, Jill and Derrick have continued to depend on each other.

Speaking to TODAY.com after the discharge of Duggar’s memoir in September 2023, the husband and spouse credited one another for being a supply of help throughout difficult occasions.

“I couldn’t do much of what we’ve done the last five-plus years without her. Being a full-time mom with three little ones 8 and under is difficult,” mentioned Derrick again then.

“She does that and still makes time for our dates. She basically is a lawyer as well (because) she supported me through law school.”

We ship our heartfelt condolences to Jill Duggar and Derrick Dillard within the wake of this unimaginable loss.


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