Gayle King shares daughter Kirby and son Will with ex-husband William Bumpus
Gayle King‘s daughter Kirby Bumpus is ready to wed.
The CBS This Morning host announced the engagement news Sunday on Instagram, sharing photos of Kirby (Oprah‘s goddaughter!) and her fiancé Virgil Miller, as well as a sweet video of King and her son Will surprising the bride-to-be after the proposal.
“Guess what happened to @favdaughter … yep @kirbybump is ENGAGED!” gushed King, 64. “Swipe left to see the (very) lucky guy ..welcome to the family VIRGIL MILLER! She thought Will and I were in LA.”
King’s famous followers congratulated Kirby on social media.
“Wow! Wow! Wow!” commented A Wrinkle in Time director Ava DuVernay. “Congrats @kirbybump.”
“Congrats @kirbybump,” wrote King’s CBS This Morning co-host Norah O’Donnell.
“Omg so exciting,” commented Maria Shriver.
“What wonderful happy news!” added Rita Wilson.
Kirby, whose father is King’s ex-husband William Bumpus, also posted about the news on Instagram.
“Here. WE. Go!” she captioned a selfie of her and Miller, showing off her stunning ring. “#IThoughtWeWereGoinToAPartay #BravoHoney #VWasQuiteSeriousWithThosePinstripes #PleaseTellMeHowMyMommaPostedBeforeIDid.”