In a heartbreaking turn of events, Mama June’s eldest daughter, Anna “Chickadee” Cardwell, has lost her battle with cancer. The 29-year-old passed away on Saturday night, succumbing to complications from stage 4 adrenal carcinoma, a terminal diagnosis she had courageously fought for ten months.

Mama June, bearing the weight of sorrow, took to social media to share the devastating news with her followers. In a poignant post, she wrote, “With a breaking heart, we are announcing that @annamarie35 is no longer with us. She passed away in my home last night peacefully at 11:12 PM.” Expressing both grief and admiration for Anna’s resilience, Mama June continued, “She gave one hell of a fight for 10 months; she passed away with her family around her like she won’t, and we will be updating y’all with more information as we get it today. We love y’all and continued prayers and thoughts for our family during this difficult time.”

Anna’s passing came shortly after Mama June had requested public prayers on Friday, indicating that her daughter’s departure was imminent. In a heartfelt video message, Mama June revealed that the family was undergoing a profound transition, acknowledging that while Anna was technically still with them, her life was now in God’s hands.

The heartbreaking journey began in January when Anna received her cancer diagnosis. Medical tests revealed that her lung, liver, and kidney were affected. Despite undergoing chemotherapy in March, Anna’s health took a turn for the worse. The Cardwell family, well-known for their presence in reality TV, is now grappling with the profound loss.

Anna Cardwell played a significant role in the family’s reality TV success, appearing in numerous episodes of the popular shows “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” and “Toddlers & Tiaras.” With a substantial online following, boasting nearly 250,000 followers, Anna shared her journey, providing glimpses into her life as recently as October.

Her vibrant personality extended beyond the screen, as evidenced by her appearance on the TMZ Tour, where she engaged with the camera crew, discussing and bantering about various topics, including potential nicknames for Harvey Levin.

Anna leaves behind a devastated family, including her mother June, her husband Eldridge, their two children, Kaitlyn and Kylee, and her three sisters: Lauryn, Alana, and Jessica. At the tender age of 29, Anna “Chickadee” Cardwell has left an indelible mark, and her memory will undoubtedly be cherished by those who knew and loved her.