Walker Hayes Releases Statement After Losing 7th Child 

Posted: 6:24 am Thursday, June 7th, 2018

By Staff Writer

So sad. Walker Hayes was scheduled to perform at the CMT Awards Wednesday night. Unfortunately, that wasn’t the case. He shared to social media a statement saying “It is with great sadness that Laney and I share the news that our sweet Oakleigh Klover Hayes was born this morning at the hospital and now is safely in Heaven. Thank you for honoring our privacy as we grieve.”

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Walker and his wife at the CMA Awards back in November:

Date night…

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