Jordan Cashmyer(*26*) is ineffective at age 26. Her rep, Howard “Howie” Wooden(*26*), confirmed the data in a press launch to Us Weekly.
“I obtained the information final evening after coming back from a enterprise journey and all I can say is that that is an extremely unhappy day,” Wooden said on Sunday, January 16. “The final time I spoke with Jordan, she sounded completely satisfied and wholesome. I want individuals had the chance to know her away from her struggles as she was a really candy and type hearted individual. I’m grateful I had the prospect to know and work along with her all these years. Life was not all the time good to her and I hope now she is in a greater place. RIP candy lady.”
The 16 & Pregnant star’s father, Dennis M. Cashmyer Jr.(*26*), launched the data on social media Sunday morning.
“Final evening I obtained a name no guardian ever needs,” Dennis shared via Facebook alongside a black and white image of the MTV alum. “My oldest beloved daughter, Jordan has handed away, she was solely 26 years outdated. Our hearts are really damaged. No guardian ought to ever must undergo dropping a baby, EVER.”
He continued, “Please maintain my household in your ideas prayers as we navigate via this horrible tragedy. Please perceive and respect our privateness presently. We’re surrounded by the love and assist of our kids, grand daughter Lyla and members of the family. 💔”
Jordan was launched to 16 & Pregnant viewers in a 2014 episode by which she gave begin to daughter Genevieve, now 7. She signed custody rights to in 2015 to boyfriend Derek Taylor(*26*)‘s mother, Deadline tales.
The reality TV alum gave begin to her second daughter, Lyla, in June 2021. Dennis made the official announcement on Fb on Father’s Day. “We simply obtained great information!! She’s Right here! So completely satisfied at this time!” Dennis wrote on June 20.
He shared pictures of the brand new baby the next day, writing, “I obtained to see my lovely granddaughter at this time. I’m so completely satisfied! She’s wholesome and delightful.”
Jordan struggled earlier to Lyla’s begin. The 16 & Pregnant episode confirmed Jordan and her boyfriend struggling with homelessness in Baltimore in early 2014. She was hospitalized for a suicide attempt in November 2014 and checked into rehab in 2016. After that spherical of rehab, she wrote a since-deleted Tumblr submit that detailed her struggles, which included turning to medication to numb her ache.
“I suffered from very unhealthy post-partum despair. Whereas attempting to get this situation beneath management, I began working at a [strip] membership, a spot that will utterly alter my life in methods I by no means thought,” she wrote on the time via Ashley’s Reality Roundup. “For the previous two years I’ve struggled with habit…I virtually used my physique as a garbage can and would put no matter was given to me in my physique.”
Jordan was arrested for drug possession various events, last pleading accountable to drug possession in November 2019. Nonetheless, the youthful mom was said to be devoted to sobriety, celebrating her one-year sobriety anniversary in January 2021, six months sooner than giving begin to her second daughter.