Rosey Nix Adams' body found in a bus in "suspicious" circumstances...
The stepdaughter of legend JOHNNY
CASH, and daughter of country singer JUNE CARTER
CASH has been found dead.
Rosey Nix Adams was found
yesterday (October 26). Her body lay alongside Jimmy Campbell, a Nashville fiddle player, in a parked
bus in circumstances the Montgomery Country Sheriff’s department believe to be “suspicious”, according to the BBC.
The news will come as a shock to the
Cash family, who have lost both Johnny and
June in the past five months.
The pair are believed
to have died from carbon monoxide poisoning, though drug-related items were
found at the scene.
Kirt Webster, spokesperson for
the family, issued the following statement: “The Cash and
Carter families are shocked and deeply saddened by the
untimely death of Rosey Carter Adams. The family has
suffered greatly this year by the successive passing of
Rosey’s mother, June Carter Cash, and her
stepfather, Johnny Cash.”
on September 12 this year following diabetes complications, aged
As previously reported on NME.COM, a
Johnny Cash box set will be released at the end of next
month, and features 64 previously unreleased tracks. A tribute
gig also takes place next month, on November 10, and features tributes from
Bono, Bob Dylan