"Please Keep Us In Your Prayers": Jewel Harris and Husband J.R. Smith Welcome a Baby Daughter Five Months Early
Jewel Smith and her basketball player husband J. R. Smith recently revealed about the premature birth of their baby daughter Dakota who came into this world five months early. In a video, the couple explained what they were going through and asked everybody to keep them in their prayers.
While everybody was happy and cheering up Jewel Harris and her husband J.R Smith for their baby expectancy, the family was going through grim moment without announcing anything; until now. The couple made a joint announcement via Uninterrupted on 8 January that they had their daughter Dakota five months early and said that baby girl is only five days old.
Jewel, with a stressed face, said,
“Hi, everybody. We decided to share with the world what’s been going on with our family the past five days. We know a lot of you guys congratulated us on the expectancy of our little baby girl, but we had her five months early. She’s five days old today, and her name is Dakota, and she weighs one pound.”
The mother of three acknowledged that her family was not the only one suffering this fate but sincerely asked to keep them in the prayers and also added that she and her family would also do the same for everybody suffering from the similar case. She said,
“We know we’re not the only family going through this, who has been through this, and who will ever go through it. That’s why we decided to share what we’re going through with you guys. Please keep us in your prayers and we’ll do the same for everyone else.”
The couple revealed the pregnancy via Uninterrupted on October 15, 2016. While talking about re-signing with the Cavaliers; they mentioned the pregnancy at the last followed by cheers.
The couple is now together with their three daughters Demi Smith, Peyton Smith, and Dakota.