Gia Allemand Was on the Phone with Her Mother as She Took Her Own Life

Donna Micheletti’s voice choked with tears as she told Dr. Phil McGraw about her daughter Gia Allemand’s final moments as she tried to commit suicide on Aug. 12.

In the heartbreaking interview set to air on Dr. Phil on Tuesday, Micheletti revealed she was on the phone with her daughter, 29, as she hanged herself in her New Orleans apartment.

Gia Allemand's Mother, Donna Micheletti, Issues Statement About Daughter's Death

Donna Micheletti, mother of Gia Allemand, issued an official statement Friday morning to set the record straight about theories and remarks that have come out about her late daughter.

Bachelor Contestants and Stars Tweet Reactions Following Death of Gia Allemand

The death of Gia Allemand, who competed for Jake Pavelka’s heart on season 14 of The Bachelor shocked those who knew her – particularly fellow contestants from the reality love show, as well as the very bachelor whose heart she was hoping to win.

The 29-year-old was found Monday night in her New Orleans home by her boyfriend, NBA player Ryan Anderson.

Jake Pavelka of The Bachelor on Gia Allemand's Death: 'I Am in Complete Shock'

Jake Pavelka had to pull his car over to the side of the road because he couldn’t stop crying when he learned castmate Gia Allemand had died.

Allemand, who was taken off life support Wednesday after an apparent suicide attempt, was “an angel,” he tells PEOPLE.

Gia Allemand of The Bachelor Hospitalized in Critical Condition

Gia Allemand, who starred on season 14 of The Bachelor, has been admitted to a New Orleans hospital in critical condition.

The 29-year-old was taken to University Hospital “following a serious emergency medical event” on Monday night, ABC says in a statement.

Allemand’s mother is with her, as is her boyfriend, NBA player Ryan Anderson of the New Orleans Pelicans.

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Kristin Chenoweth Dating Jake Pavelka

Everything appears to be rosy between Kristin Chenoweth and her new beau Jake Pavelka.

“We have been spending a little time together,” Chenoweth tells PEOPLE of her dates with the former Bachelor star.

The actress, 44, met her new man, 34, at an event in October and it was not long before the couple was spotted dining together in West Hollywood as well as more recently at a cafe near Pavelka’s home in Texas.

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