Katherine lost her life at the age of twenty-seven. | 22 Words

Hank Williams Jr's daughter, Katherine Williams-Dunning, has sadly passed away at the young age of twenty-seven.

Keep scrolling to get more on this heartbreaking story...

Katherine Williams-Dunning has tragically passed away at the age of twenty-seven.

She was the daughter of American singer and songwriter Hank Williams Jr.

Hank is best known for his southern rock and blues-style of music...

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And his 1989 song, All My Friends Are Coming Over Tonight was used on broadcasts of Monday Night Football - which was one of his most recognizable pieces of work.

He has 5 children from several different marriages...

But today, we're here to talk about Katherine Williams.

Hank had Katherine with his wife, Mary Jane Thomas.

Katherine ran her own fashion brand called Weston Jane, a company that’s built on the idea of "moms supporting moms."

Katherine got married back in 2015...

And she shared 2 children with her husband - Beau Weston, 5, and daughter Audrey Jane, 2, making the cutest of families.

But on Saturday last week...

Tragedy struck.

Katherine lost her life at the age of twenty-seven.

She has left behind her family and so many people have been left devastated.

On Saturday evening, Katherine's brother Sam took to social media to ask his followers to pray for his sister.

"My sister and brother in law have been In a terrible accident. Please pray for them so hard! Katie Williams and Tyler Dunning," he wrote in one message.
"NEED EVERYONE WHO SEES THIS TO PRAY FOR KATIE WILLIAMS RIGHT NOW."

Katherine was behind the wheel of her car when she was involved in an accident...

The crash took place at approximately 7.45 pm, a Tennessee Highway Patrol spokesperson told PEOPLE. The SUV, which was towing a boat, crossed the highway median and rolled over before coming to a stop on the shoulder.

Katherine was killed in the crash...

And her husband was transported to a nearby hospital, it was reported.

Naturally, the Williams family has been left broken.

Sister Holly took to Instagram to pay tribute to her sister. "I have no words. On Friday morning I talked the family into taking this picture and had no idea it would be our last together with my precious little sister Katie," she wrote, alongside the family photo, "We all went to my great aunts funeral on Thursday whom we all loved dearly, and now are faced with another one."

The entire family needs people's prayers...

"ALL we need is prayers. My daddy. My little brother. Katie’s husband (he is awake and responding don’t know the injury extent yet). My niece and nephew. Her Mama. The Dunning family. All of us. So. Many. Prayers. Jesus is close. Thank you all," she continued to say.

Whilst Hank is yet to publically address this terrible loss...

Many tributes have been flooding in online for the young woman.

We cannot imagine what the family is going through...

Especially her 2 young children.

Fans have been reaching out to Hank...

And they've been sending their condolences to the seventy-one-year-old during this unimaginable time.

Nobody should lose their life at the age of twenty-seven...

And nobody should lose a parent.

The car crash is currently being investigated...

"This is an active investigation and more details will be made available later," a Tennessee Highway Patrol spokesman said, according to The Paris Post-Intelligencer.

Rest in Peace, Katherine.

Our deepest condolences go out to her family during this terrible time.