On Aug. 17, six months after the nation singer’s accomplice Kyle Jacobs died by suicide, she’s talking out for the primary time.
“Probably the most lovely classes my husband taught me was in a second of a disaster, if you do not know what to do, ‘do nothing, simply be nonetheless,'” Pickler shared in an announcement, obtained by People. “I’ve chosen to heed his recommendation.”
“Thanks to my household, pals, and supporters, for the numerous letters, calls, and messages that you’ve despatched my means,” she added. “It has actually touched my soul and it is serving to me get by means of the darkest time in my life. As lots of you have got informed me, you’re all in my prayers.”
The 37-year-old additionally shared plans to host an “intimate” memorial for Jacobs this fall. “That’s what Kyle would have needed,” she famous, earlier than singing off, “Love & Blessings, Kellie.”