Photos of baby with inoperable brain tumor provide light in the dark

Erika and Stephen Jones found out 18 weeks into their pregnancy that their baby girl would be born with Down Syndrome. They knew it would be difficult, but quickly worked through their feelings of devastation to a place where they felt ready to parent a child with special needs. 

Later in the pregnancy, however, it would be revealed that baby Abigail had a brain tumor that was replacing brain tissue and destroying normal brain anatomy. Their daughter was born on August 6 and now, the family is is focusing on celebrating Abigail’s life, for however long she is with them. An amazing photographer captured the most beautiful images of the family and sweet Abigail. They tell an incredible story of a family gathering their strength and accepting devastating news with a stunning grace.