Country Singer Randy Rogers' Daughter Dies Just Six Days After Birth

by Rosalyn Oshmyansky 1:55 PM PDT, June 10, 2015
Photo: Twitter

Randy Rogers' newborn daughter has passed away.

A post on the country singer's Facebook page confirmed the sad news that Rumer Rain Rogers died on Tuesday at Seton Memorial Hospital in Austin, Texas. She was only six days old.

"Rumer died of natural causes, in her parents loving arms, just days after her birth," the message reads. "During this time of grieving, the family asks that individuals wishing to offer condolences make a donation to the children's charity of their choosing. The family thanks you for your love and support."

Rumer Rain Rogers, daughter of Randy and Chelsea Rogers, passed away last night at Seton Memorial Hospital in Austin,...

Posted by Randy Rogers Band on Wednesday, June 10, 2015

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On June 3, the Randy Rogers Band tweeted out a photo of Randy and his wife Chelsea posing with Rumer shortly after her arrival.

"She died in our arms and in no pain," the lead singer of the Randy Rogers Band said in a statement to radio station 93Q in Houston. "She was absolutely beautiful in every way. Her brain however was very sick."

Randy added, "She died after a week-long battle with a very rare condition. I'm sure you all have many questions and we have all the answers the doctors gave us. We can share the story with you. It's quite an extraordinary one. A memorial will be planned soon. We love you."