Randy Rogers: Country Singer and Wife Mourn Loss of Six-Day-Old Baby

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Randy Rogers and his wife Chelsea are mourning the loss of their six-day-old baby girl. Rumer Rain Rogers died on Tuesday of last week.

The lead singer of The Randy Rogers Band shared his heartache with radio station 93Q Country, saying his little girl fought to stay alive during her short time on earth.

"Rumer passed away last night," Randy Rogers told the station. "She died after a weeklong battle with a very rare condition. She died in our arms and in no pain. She was absolutely beautiful in every way. Her brain however was very sick."

Rumer was born on June 3rd in Austin, Texas.

The Randy Rogers Band shared word of the blessed event via Twitter.

The band shared word on their Facebook page and via Twitter, just six days later, of the baby's passing.

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

Randy Rogers says despite their pain, he and his wife will one day share more about their baby girl's struggle.

"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," he concluded to 93Q Country. "It’s quite an extraordinary one. A memorial will be planned soon. We love you."

Prayers are surely being said by country music fans all over the U.S. for Randy Rogers and his wife Chelsea. May they find some comfort in those prayers and peace in the days to come.

Kimberly Ripley
Kimberly Ripley is a freelance writer and published author from Portsmouth, New Hampshire. A wife, mom of five and 'Nana' to Lilly and Aiden, she loves cooking for her big family and watching HGTV in her spare time. Kim is guilty of starting way more home design projects than she can finish. Visit her at Twitter and Facebook.