The cause of death for “Grandma” Mary Duggar has been revealed and she had a tragic end to her life.
The 78-year-old Counting On reality star died of an accidental drowning after she slipped into a swimming pool, according to Washington County Coroner Roger W. Morris (via People).
A 911 call was made at 4:37pm on Sunday (June 9), reporting a “possibly drowning” at Mary‘s home in Springdale, Arkansas.
“As many of you have heard, our precious Grandma Duggar (Mary) passed away at home on Sunday afternoon, June 9th, 2019 at the age of 78,” the family announced on their Instagram account. “She is greatly loved and will be missed so very much!! She lived a tremendous life as a follower of Christ, a wife, a devoted mother, a loving mother-in-law, and a much-loved grandmother. Proverbs 31:10-31 describes the virtuous woman, indeed she personified these beautiful verses with her life. 💗”