Who Are Jennifer Nettles Parents Beamon And Carla? Meet The 'American Anthems' Singer Family

Jennifer Nettles works on songs for stage musicals ( Source : Cmt )

Jennifer Nettles, also known as Jennifer Odessa Nettles, is a 47-year-old singer, pianist, guitarist, actress, songwriter, and record producer from America.

Nettles rose to popularity as the lead vocalist of the group Sugarland. She also performed as a duet partner on the country version of Bon Jovi's 2006 single "Who Says You Can't Go Home," which reached number one on the Billboard country chart.

Jennifer Nettles Parents: Father Beamon Nettles & Mother Carla Temple

Jennifer was born on September 12, 1974, to her parents, Beamon Nettles and Carla Temple, in Douglas, Georgia, United States.

Nettles's mother, Carla, was very supportive of her. She was free to do whatever she wished for in college, but a college degree was significant for her mother. 

Jennifer was very fond of singing from a young age, and her mother used to take her everywhere, including musicals, church groups, weddings, and funerals, to sing. 

Jennifer with her mother
Jennifer with her mother ( Source : People )

Carla is a retired school teacher who is helping her daughter take care of her son Magnus. Jennifer is happy that her mother has always been on her side and highly appreciates the bond and closeness she has with her mother. 

Talking about her father, Beamon Nettles, died on May 14, 2022. Beamon was gentle, precious, and very loving to his daughter, Jennifer, and she truly misses his presence.

She paid tribute to her 69-year-old father via Instagram, singing his favorite song, Haggard's "The Way I Am."

Is Jennifer Nettles Still Married?

Yes, Jennifer Nettles is still happily married to her second husband, Justin Miller, as of November 26, 2011.

Jennifer Nettles and her husband
Jennifer Nettles and her husband ( Source : Theboot )

Jennifer was previously married to Todd Van Sickle in 1998, but the couple separated in 2007, ending their seven years of marriage. The reason for their separation is not yet known. 

Jennifer Nettles's Husband Justin Miller, and Kids

Jennifer's husband, Justin Miller, is a former model and a business entrepreneur, and they have a 9-year-old kid, Magnus Hamilton Miller. 

The couple met during the making of Sugarland's video "Want To." Also, Justin and Miller dated for over two years before tying the knot.

They tied the knot at Blackberry Farm in Eastern Tennessee. Jennifer and Justin have been happily married for ten years now. Nettles says she is very proud of her husband for being a great husband to her and a self-established man in his career. 

Magnus was born to the couple on December 6, 2012. Jennifer is very close to her son and posts many pictures of them together on Instagram. 

Jennifer Nettles On PBS American Anthems

Jennifer Nettles is all set to lead the new series of PBS American Anthems. 

American Anthems is a new six-episode series that follows every featured country talent, including Nettles and other award-winning significant artists. The series was created by PBS, NBC Universal Syndication Studios, and Believe Entertainment Group. 

The series, American Anthems, honors ordinary Americans' incredible stories of making a difference in their communities. Jennifer decided to join in because the series' concept moved her.

Cover photo of AMERICAN ANTHEMS
Cover photo of AMERICAN ANTHEMS ( Source : Pbs )

Nettles thinks that although not all heroes wear capes, all of them deserve their anthems. Therefore, she participated in the series to give a musical tribute to the everyday heroes that protect us.