'Seeking Sister Wife' Star, Bernie McGee, Unexpectedly Dies While Riding A Bicycle At 41

Date June 18, 2019 13:31

Bernie and Paige McGee starred together in TV show Seeking Sister Wife. The reality show talks about four polygamous families who are looking for a "new sister wife." 

According to their bio, they were inspired to do so in season two after their home in Mississippi burned down, and they could not find a female to marry into the family.


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It was reported that Bernie McGee left this world at the age of 41 on June 15th. 

According to a source, Bernie's wife Paige shared a post that he had a "heat stroke/heart attack" in a private 'Seeking Sister Wife' group on Facebook. According to, Paige McGee wrote:

Thank you for your thoughts and prayers. Bernie was out riding his bicycle and called me, saying he wasn't feeling well and to come to pick him up. By the time I got there, EMTs were working on him, but I could already tell.


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The TLC network paid tribute to the late star:

Our hearts go out to the McGee family following the loss of husband and father Bernie McGee. Our thoughts are with them during this difficult time.


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Bernie McGee is survived by his wife and their children.

People share their condolences on social media 

@Erica Jane-Fertig Broad:

What? Oh my, I had no idea! How heartbreaking for his family 💔💔

@Bonny Maloy:

So sorry for your familys loss. My thoughts and prayers to all of you.

@Joy Crohn:

Oh no: ( praying for his wife and sweet young boys 😞 

@Jules Johnson:

This is such sad news! Praying for Paige and her boys. 😢🙏

Bernie McGee was pretty young — yet, his destiny ended. Rest in peace!