Seraphina Harrell has died, according to a statement posted online on Aug. 4, 2020.
Seraphina Harrell, a little girl who received national attention because the surrogate who gave birth to her had refused to have an abortion, has died https://t.co/WU56f1j107
— CNN (@CNN) August 5, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
Marty Brink wrote
Will we ever reach the point when states should require DNA testing before a marriage license would be issued. Approximately 1 in every 33 babies born in the US every year has birth defects. STOP THE MADNESS!
No child should ever have to suffer. #science
Julie Peretz Billed cap wrote
not all married people have kids and not all parents are married. my doctor offered genetic testing and counseling and that should be the norm.
Danilo Casun wrote
Awe I’m sorry to hear glad she got to see Disneyland or world not sure which one it is in the pic lol.
This case changed surrogacy in the US for the better. You now see bio parents and surrogates making sure they are in agreement about every possible outcome before coming to an agreement.
conservative mama wrote
life is sweet. always. and love is the most precious commodity on earth. i can’t wait to meet her in heaven. she will probably have an important job there.
common issue goes both ways if you’re surrogate/recipient make sure you have mutual pregnancy termination decision
Stephen Brown wrote
Life isn’t about our decisions! We have to respect the fact that the world at large is being owed by GOD! No matter our set back we all have to be thankful as well’ GOD bless us all especially those isn’t tired of staying strong.