country music singer jimmy allen and his now estranged wife, Alexis GaleShe shocked fans when she announced her separation after three years of marriage. To make matters even more heartbreaking, Alexis is pregnant with her and Jimmie’s third child. So what went wrong between them?
Read on for everything we know about Alexis and her split from Jimmie.
What is the job of Jimmie Allen’s estranged wife, Alexis Gale?
According to Alexis’ LinkedIn profile, the Delaware native works as a registered nurse in Nashville. Her bio notes that she has a lot of medical experience under her belt, including “1080 clinical hours completed and successful completion of the NCLEX exam” as well as being certified in first aid and CPR.
Alexis previously worked as a licensed esthetician and attended the Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing, according to her profile.
When did Jimmie Allen and Alexis Gale get married?
After a whirlwind romance, the then-couple announced their engagement in the Happiest Place on Earth in June 2019.
“Does this really mean I’m going to grow old with you?” Alexis captioned a sweet Instagram post at the time, with a photo of her stunning engagement ring. “Yesterday I said ‘yes’ to always. i am beyond words [and] lucky to be able to call this amazing man my fiancé.”
A year later, the two tied the knot in June 2020.
In August 2021, Jimmie gushed about his then-wife during an interview with Peopleexplaining that he wasn’t the married type until he met Alexis.
“I wanted to be a dad and make music, that’s all. I never wanted to get married,” she told the outlet. “The whole husband thing wasn’t something he ever wanted to do. But Alexis changed that. Now, I like it. She gives me some security, she can’t just say, ‘I’m done.’ Divorce is a lot of paperwork!”
Why did Jimmie Allen and Alexis Gale break up?
In April 2023, the “Down Home” artist announced that he and Alexis have decided to call it quits.
“After much thought and reflection over the past few months, Lex [and] I have made the decision to separate,” Jimmie wrote on Instagram. “As we navigate this life change, we can also share that we will be welcoming another child together later this year. Our number one priority is and always will be ensuring our children are healthy, happy and loved, and we remain committed to co-parenting with love and mutual respect. In light of our growing family, we respectfully request privacy during this time.”
Although the two didn’t elaborate on the reason for their breakup, Alexis posted a cryptic message via their Instagram Stories just days after their joint announcement.
“Silence is loud enough for me,” he wrote against a plain black background.
How many children do Alexis Gale and Jimmie Allen have?
In addition to baby No. 3 being on the way for the exes, Alexis and Jimmie share daughters Naomi and Zara. The “Best Shot” singer also shares a son named Aadyn from a previous relationship.