Here’s part of the essay Chad Daybell wrote about his wife 12 days after she died

Posted at 11:56 AM, Mar 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-04 13:56:28-05

*This story was written by Nate Eaton and was originally published on*

Tammy Daybell died unexpectedly in her home on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. She was buried the following Tuesday in the Springville Evergreen Cemetery. Nine days after her death, Chad published an essay titled ‘Moving into the Second Half of My Life’ in the LDS-AVOW (Another Voice of Warning) Global Initiative Newsletter.

The first section of his post was sent to Here is what he wrote. If you have the second part of his essay and wish to share it, please email You can remain anonymous.

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