The recent demise of Bobbie Jean Carter, affectionately known as BJ and the sister of Nick and Aaron Carter, has deeply affected the Carter family once more. Her sudden departure at the age of 41 has left a profound impact on those closest to her.
On December 23, 2023, Bobbie Jean Carter, sister to renowned musicians Nick and Aaron Carter, tragically passed away. The heartbreaking news was confirmed by her mother, Jane Carter, who has appealed for privacy during this difficult period.
In a statement, Jane expressed her shock and need for time to come to terms with the devastating loss. She also requested privacy to mourn and reflect, promising a more detailed statement in the future.
Bobbie Jean, fondly referred to as BJ, was actively involved in the music industry alongside her brothers during their peak years. Notably, she worked as a wardrobe stylist and makeup artist for Aaron during his early 2000s tours. Additionally, she appeared in multiple episodes of the family’s reality TV series, “House of Carters.”
💉💔 Bobbie Jean Carter, from House of Carters reality TV show, passed away December 2023 in Florida. She was 41. Family released cause of death today. “She died after suffering a heart attack”. @MakisMD @tulloch1978 pic.twitter.com/LioFXtsOVT
— Kurt Buehler (@prolifrantivaxr) December 25, 2023
Despite her association with fame, Bobbie Jean chose a quieter, more private life in the years that followed, away from the public eye.
Tragically, Bobbie Jean’s passing marks the third premature death in the Carter family. Aaron passed away at 34 due to drowning caused by difluoroethane inhalation and alprazolam ingestion. Leslie Carter also met an untimely end at 25 due to a lethal mix of prescription drugs.
Bobbie Jean Carter, the sister to Aaron Carter and Nick Carter, has died, multiple sources confirm to PEOPLE. She was 41.Bobbie Jean died on Saturday morning in Florida, TMZ reported, citing her mother, Jane Carter. “I am in shock from learning of the sudden death of my daughter pic.twitter.com/Ad8wMdXDB9
— いぶき (@ibuki53010508) December 24, 2023
Bobbie Jean’s exact cause of death remains undisclosed by her family. Over the years, she struggled with substance abuse, which was documented on television. Her adult life was also marked by legal issues and reported arrests. While unconfirmed sources speculate a drug overdose, close family members claim she succumbed to cardiac arrest.
The Carter family has endured immense loss, as confirmed by a statement from Aaron’s team, expressing the belief that Aaron is now reunited with his sisters in heaven.