Bernie McGee, star of the TLC actuality collection “Searching for Sister Spouse,” has died from warmth stroke and a coronary heart assault. He was age 41.
“Our hearts exit to the McGee household following the lack of husband and father Bernie McGee,” TLC wrote in a web-based tribute Monday. “Our ideas are with them throughout this troublesome time.”
In accordance with his spouse Paige McGee, Bernie was out driving his bike when he referred to as to say he wasn’t feeling nicely. He was taken to St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi, the place he died on Saturday, June 15.
A GoFundMe web page was arrange on June 16 to help the household after Bernie’s sudden dying.
The fundraising web page stated the household just lately misplaced every part in a home hearth: “They had been simply starting to get every part again collectively once more. Sadly they confronted the worst sudden devastation that shocked many.”
Bernie is survived by his spouse and their 4 kids.
Bernie and Paige joined “Searching for Sister Spouse” to doc their seek for a second spouse to convey into their household.
The collection follows 4 plural households who’re in numerous phases of looking for, relationship or transitioning a brand new sister spouse into their lives. It premiered in 2018, and is at the moment filmed in Georgia.