12 October (NWN) — Jill Duggar is mourning the loss of her unborn third child.
The 30-year-old television personality experienced a pregnancy loss while expecting her third child with husband Derrick Dillard.
Duggar shared the news of her miscarriage on Instagram on Monday.
“We recently found out we were expecting our third child. We were thrilled! However, a few days later we started miscarrying,” she captioned the post.
In a blog post, Duggar said it was too early to know the sex of the baby, but she and Dillard chose a name that would “remember the importance and life of our baby forever: River Bliss Dillard.”
“There is a connotation for river ‘calm’ … and here in Arkansas, rivers are often a calm, beautiful escape into nature,” Duggar wrote.
“And we chose Bliss for a middle name because our baby is living in complete bliss with God and it was a gift that brought us great joy and happiness, even though we were only here on earth for a short time.” ,” He said.
Duggar and Dillard married in June 2014 and have two sons, Israel, 6, and Samuel, 4.
Duggar is the fourth of 19 children of Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar. He and his family came to fame on the TLC series 19 kids and counting and later acted depending on the.