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What Cause is Edwin Lee Nix Death? Net Worth 2022, Children, & Bio

What Cause is Edwin Lee Nix Death? Net Worth 2022, Children, & Bio

Facts of Edwin Lee Nix

Full Name: Edwin Lee Nix
Birth Date: March 14, 1933
Age: 89 years
Death Date: February 1, 2014
Gender: Male
Profession: Footballer player
Country: United States
Horoscope: Pisces
WifeIra Pilkinton
MarriedIra Pilkinton
DivorceJune Carter
Birth PlaceMadison, Nashville, Tennessee
EducationIsaac Litton High School, University of Tennessee
KidsRosie Nix Adams
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Late American football player, police officer, and racecar driver Edwin Lee Nix was famous for being the inventor of the Line-a-Bed, which was patented in Madison in the early 1970s.

When was Edwin Lee Nix born?

Edwin Lee Nix was born on March 14, 1933, in Madison, Nashville, Tennessee, in the United States of America. By nationality, he had American citizenship and was of a Caucasian ethnic background. He used to follow the Christian religion.

Edwin Lee Nix in a frame
Caption: Edwin Lee Nix in a frame (Photo: People)

The information regarding his family background is missing from social media sites. He was not only the child of his parents He has siblings. Ara was raised together with her siblings in Orange County. His parents raised him and his brother with lots of love and care from his childhood days. They grew up in a loving and friendly environment playing with their friends.

Educational Background of Edwin Lee Nix

Concerning his educational background, he was a well-educated and qualified person. He completed his higher-level education at the public school at Isaac Litton High School, Nashville, Tennessee, in the year 1953.

After that, he attended the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, where he played football.

What was the Net Worth of Edwin Lee Nix at the time of his death?

Well, when Edwin Lee Nix was alive he was earning a good amount of money from his successful career. There is no information regarding his bet worth and salary on social media sites. He might have been earning million from his career.

Edwin Lee Nix posing for a photo
Caption: Edwin Lee Nix posing for a photo (Photo: The Jeolopy)

Edwin had collected a good sum of money from his professional career as an American football player, police officer, and racecar driver. He had never revealed anything about his net income. He always prefers to keep it in the low life.

When did Edwin Lee Nix pass away?

Edwin Lee Nix left this beautiful world when he was eighty years old. He died on February 1, 2014, at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. He was a very healthy man. Likewise, he was not suffered from any kind of disease as well.

The main reason behind his death is still a mystery. He took his last breath in his own home surrounded by love and peace by his family. Likewise, it was a very shocking and sad moment for his family members, relatives, friends, and fans as well.

Who was the Ex-Wife of Edwin Lee Nix?

Well, Edwin Lee Nix had married twice in his life. At first, he got married to his long-term beautiful girlfriend June Carter. By profession, his late ex-wife was a singer, songwriter, and actress as well. Before getting married the couple was in a relationship for a long period of time. Then they decided to turn their relationship to the next level as a husband and wife. After that, the couple exchanged their marriage vows on November 11, 1957.

dwin Lee Nix with his ex-wife June Carter
Caption: Edwin Lee Nix with his ex-wife June Carter (Photo: Pinterest)

Both of them were very happy with their marriage. From their marriage, the couple became the parents of a little daughter. Rosie Nix Adams is the name of their who was born on July 13, 1958.  As of now, Rosie is a famous singer and songwriter. But their relationship did not work well as expected. After nine years of their marriage, the couple decided to get separated and signed the divorce paper.

Who was the Wife of Edwin Lee Nix?

After getting a divorce from his first wife, Edwin Lee Nix decided to do another marriage. In around 1985, Edwin exchanged marriage vows with Ira Pilkinton.

Their marriage was held in front of their parents, relatives, and family members. Both of them were still together before the time of Edwin’s death.

Edwin Lee Nix’s Professional Career

  • Edwin Lee Nix began his career journey in the sports field as a football player.
  • Apart from this, he was a former owner of Nix Construction Company.

    Edwin Lee Nix playing football
    Caption: Edwin Lee Nix playing football (Photo: National Football Foundation)
  • He had also served as a deputy for the Davidson County Sheriff’s Department.
  • In the early 1970s, he was the inventor of the Line-a-Bed, which was patented in Madison.

FAQ of Edwin Lee Nix

What was the ethnic background of Edwin Lee Nix?

Edwin Lee Nix belonged to a Caucasian ethnic background.

Who was Edwin Lee Nix’s wife?

Edwin was married to his first wife June Carter. After separating from June, he was married to Ira Pilkinton.

When did Edwin Lee Nix die?

Edwin died on February 1, 2014, in Nashville, Tennessee, the United States at the age of 80.