TLC matriarch "Grandma" Mary Duggar died on Sunday afternoon.
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Details on the sudden death of "Grandma" Mary Duggar are known.

Mary, who often appeared with her family in the TLC shows "19 Kids & Counting" and "Counting On," died Sunday in a swimming pool in an accident. Washington coroner Roger Morris confirmed this TODAY to the US. [19659005] "It seems she slipped and fell into the pool," Morris said, adding that the accident took place on June 9 at Mary's house in Springdale, Arkansas. She was 78 years old.

Jill Duggar Dillard, Jim's fourth The 19 children of Bob and Michelle Duggar reported for the first time on Instagram about Mary Duggar's death. They said, "My heart breaks … Grandma, you are greatly missed by all you knew!"

Published in a blog post Monday, Dillard added, "I was incredulous when I received the news that she had tragically died, and it's still hard for me to digest the reality of her death."

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Jana Duggar, the eldest daughter of Jim Bob and Michelle, announced that "Grandma" Mary went to church hours before she died.

"On her last morning here on earth, I drove Grandma to the church where she worshiped her Savior," she wrote on Instagram on Monday. I would say that she had decided to end the day if she had to vote.

The Duggars commemorated their family's matriarch on her official Facebook page Sunday with the text: "She is very loved and so much missed!" "She lived a tremendous life as a follower of Christ, wife, devoted mother, loving mother-in-law and beloved grandmother." Family and all who loved Mary at this time.

"Granny" Mary, who worked as a real estate agent, survives son Jim Bob and daughter Deanna, 21 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren, along with several others along the way.

Most recently, Jessa and Ben Seewald greeted their third on May 26 Child, daughter Ivy Jane Seewald, at her home in Arkansas.

Jessa is the fifth child of Jim Bob and Michelle.

"She was so excited about the many new-born baby grandchildren coming this fall and winter it never got old for her. She greeted each new baby with joy and would hold her with such tenderness and joy, "Jessa has taken an Instagram picture of Mary with Baby Ivy Tuesday." We are sad that they will not have the blessing of knowing them in person like us

Related: Jessa (Duggar) Seewald welcomes a little girl! See babies adorable photo


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