Country singer Jennifer Wayne from Runaway June is expecting her first child! Jennifer and her husband Austin Moody, a fellow musician, enlisted the help of their dogs to share the news on Instagram. Their pregnancy wasn’t the only news the couple had to share – they also revealed their baby’s gender and name.
It’s a girl! “OH BABY !!!!” Jennifer wrote in her caption: “@theaustinmoody and I are bringing the puppies home a little girl !!!” The “We Were Rich” singer has revealed that her daughter will arrive in April 2022. The name the couple have chosen for their daughter is Lily Maria Moody. Such a beautiful classic choice!
Jennifer, who is the granddaughter of late movie star John Wayne, first met Austin at Ocean Way Studios in Nashville five years ago. It wasn’t until 2020 that the couple reconnected for a very touching reason. Jennifer’s partner Natalie Stovall sent her a message that would ultimately change her life. Jennifer relayed the story to People Sharing a magazine, “Austin found a dog that had been left on the freeway. He knew Natalie, and he knew she liked dogs. So he sent the picture of the dog to Natalie, and Natalie said: ‘Oh, Jen is saving dogs… we have to send it to Jen.’ The rest is history!
The couple wasted no time. They got engaged in December 2020 after six months of dating and tied the knot just two weeks later, in January 2021. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, they held a small ceremony with fewer than 20 guests, inviting only the family. and close friends. It was important for the couple to keep themselves and their families safe as Jennifer went through her own battle with COVID-19 at the start of the pandemic in 2020. After the pandemic subsided further, the couple plan to do so. organize a huge ceremony in Nashville to celebrate.
Congratulations to Jennifer and Austin for expanding their family! We wish them lots of love as they prepare to welcome Lily into the world.