24 August 2020 12:39
We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Sign up fornow and never miss the top Royal stories again. Justin Townes Earle was an American singer and songwriter and the son of artist Steve Earle. The news of his death was posted on the singer's Facebook page on Sunday, August 23.
How did Justin Townes Earle die? A post on the singer's Facebook page said: "It is with tremendous sadness that we inform you of the passing of our son, husband, father and friend Justin. You will be missed dearly." The star was just 38 years old and he was known to have battled addiction throughout his life. No cause of death has been confirmed yet, but Earle left behind a wife and young daughter. JUSTIN Townes Earle, son of folk-rock musician Steve Earle, has died at the age of 38.
The singer from Nashville is survived by his wife of seven years and their three-year-old daughter. 2 Jenn Marie Earle is pictured here with her three year old daughter Who is Justin Townes Earle's wife Jenn Marie? Jenn Marie's age is not known. However Jenn Marie is a Gyrotonic instructor who set up En Route, a Pilates studio in Salt Lake City. On the Studio website, they write: "Jenn Marie created a truly unique studio that provides a most genuine movement experience." On August 24, Jenn Marie's husband Justin Townes Earle passed away. The statement confirming Justin's death read: "It is with tremendous sadness that we inform you of the passing of our son, husband, father and friend Justin. "So many of you have relied on his music and lyrics over the years and we hope that his music will continue to guide you on your journeys. You will be missed dearly Justin." When did the pair meet? Although not much is known about the beginning of their relationship, Jenn Marie and Justin married in 2013. Justin Townes Earle spoke frequently about having a wife and managing his depression. He said about his marriage in 2017: "I find myself a lot more comfortable in life - I have a wonderful wife, and I don't have all the same problems, "I'm not looking inward all the time constantly. I have to pay attention to what's going on around me more, because with a wife, I'm responsible for another person's feelings. And I'm about to be responsible for another person's life. He said in 2019 "I'm a good father, but I'm a s***** husband. I'm built for the road; I don't know what the hell to do at home." 2 Justin Townes Earle spoke frequently about having a wife and managing his depression Credit: Facebook Did Justin Townes Earle and Jenn Marie have any children together? Yes. Justin and Jenn Marie had their daughter Etta St. James Earle in 2017. "As a singer/songwriter you tend to inhabit yourself a bit too much. And I do feel like I'm starting to get less in my head as a person and likewise as a writer." The couple moved from California to Portland ahead of the birth of their baby. Most read in Celebrity 'latey perry' Katy Perry suggests she's had enough of pregnancy at over 10 months Wey-Aye Ant and Dec will return to BBC for first time in 23 years to reflect on TV career 'OVER THE MOON' Emmerdale's Mark Jordon and Laura Norton expecting first baby together golden girl Coleen Rooney wows onlookers in denim shorts on date night with husband Wayne ABS FAB Jacqueline Jossa shows off her midriff in crop top as she takes kids out on holiday BERRY SEXY Halle Berry, 54, shows off incredible figure in swimsuit as she hits the beach Earle spoke in 2019 about his thoughts about having a baby and how it changed his music. He said, "My daughter is probably the reason I stopped writing songs that were so inward and started looking out into the world. "I had to start worrying about the world because of her. I bought her a 9MM [gun] the day she was born because I'm frightened like hell for her."