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Jill Duggar Shares Photos From Stillborn Daughter’s Funeral

Earlier this month, Jill Duggar shared devastating news Stillbirth of their daughter Isla Marie, Now, the former reality star has invited fans to join her in her grieving process by sharing photos from Isla’s funeral.

On Tuesday, Jill and husband Derick Dillard hosted a memorial service for Isla at their church.

A photo carousel on Jill’s Instagram page showed a series of heartbreaking images, including a box containing Isla’s remains and a collection of books that her parents had hoped to share with her.

Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard speak here as part of a documentary
Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard speak here as part of a documentary on their family. (Prime Video)

Jill Duggar shares details of daughter’s funeral

“Isla Marie, our baby. “We will always love you and keep you in our hearts until we have you in heaven,” Jill captioned the post.

The Dillards also shared a photo of an event from Isla’s service.

The cover featured a quote, “Plants planted on earth to bloom in heaven”.

The couple later revealed the origins of the baby girls’ names, revealing that Isla means “devoted to God,” while Marie means “wished for child and beloved.”

Jill and Derick shared the news of Isla’s stillbirth on April 13.

fans didn’t know this before Jill was pregnantSo the news of her miscarriage came as quite a shock.

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Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard filmed a confessional segment for TLC early in their marriage. (Image credit: TLC)

a devastating announcement

“With heavy hearts we announce the stillbirth of our beautiful baby girl, Isla Marie Dillard,” the Dillards wrote on Instagram.

“Jill was 4 months pregnant (due to deliver in August) when we learned our baby died in utero. The moment we found out we were pregnant, we couldn’t wait to meet our baby,” Jill and Derick added.

Jill Duggar tells her story during an appearance in a documentary about her family.Jill Duggar tells her story during an appearance in a documentary about her family.
Jill Duggar tells her story during an appearance in a documentary about her family. (Photo credit: Amazon Studios)

“Isla was loved from the very beginning, and her three older brothers were so excited to introduce her to their world. “We appreciate your prayers as we grieve and recover from the loss of our little Isla Marie.”

Sadly, that was not the case Jill’s first miscarriage,

In October 2021, Jill announced that she had lost a baby boy named River Bliss.

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In the “Shiny Happy People” documentary, Jill Duggar tried to express the complicated emotions she still feels toward her terrible parents. Husband Derick Dillard was with her. (Image credit: Amazon Prime)

However, just five months later, Jill announced that she was pregnant once again. And in July of 2022, Jill welcomes her third childA boy named Freddy.

It is unclear at this time whether Jill and Derick plan to continue expanding their family.

The Duggars’ practice of holding a funeral for their stillborn babies is a controversial one, but the grieving process is different for everyone, and we encourage Jill and Derick to grieve as they wish.

Our thoughts are with the entire Duggar family during this extremely difficult time.


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