Mama June Hits the Red Carpet With Her Newborn Granddaughter
By Jackie Willis
Three generations on one red carpet!
On Tuesday night, Mama June Shannon joined daughters Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson and Lauryn "Pumpkin" Shannon at the season two premiere party of Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia. Pumpkin's boyfriend, Joshua Brandon Efird, also joined the ladies, and the couple's daughter, Ella Grace Efird, made her red carpet debut.
Mama June, 38, showed off her 300-pound weight loss in a bright blue gown, while her daughters chose more casual ensembles. Thompson sported a maroon track suit, while Pumpkin was dressed in ripped jeans and a black floral blouse.
Pumpkin gave birth to her daughter in December, and announced the news on Twitter. "Today at 5:01am me and josh officially became parents to a precious 7lb 14oz baby girl. Everyone meet Ella Grace Efird," she wrote.
Today at 5:01am me and josh officially became parents to a precious 7lb 14oz baby girl. Everyone meet Ella Grace Efird ❤️👶🏻 pic.twitter.com/3m3KIeX5W2
In a preview of the second season of Mama June: From Not to Hot, the 18-year-old reality star revealed that she was "really nervous" to have a baby. "I'm really excited to be a new mom, but there is some challenges that I am gonna have to face, " she said to the camera. "I'm really nervous have having a baby because it does have to come out of my hoo-ha."
Pumpkin also shared in another clip that she really wanted a girl, "because, of course, another me, duh!"
As for Mama June, Pumpkin added that she'll be an "alright grandma."
"I mean, she can't really see, but she'll do good," she quipped.