Beckett Cypher was the son of singer Melissa Etheridge and her ex-partner Julie Cypher. The pair, who split up in 2000, had two children together by aritficial insemination, Beckett and his sister Bailey. Their biological father is rock legend David Crosby.
- Died: May 13, 2020. (Who else died on May 13?)
- Details of Death: Beckett’s passing at the age of 21 from opiod addiction was announced in a post by Melissa Etheridge on her Twitter account.
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Melissa Etheridge on her children growing up without a male parent
“I do not believe that my children will be wanting in any way because they didn’t have a father in the home every single day.” “What they have in the home is two loving parents. I think that puts them ahead of the game.” – 2000 interview on “60 Minutes”
Full Obituary: Variety