Who is Baxter Neal Helson?
Baxter Neal Helson is not a famous name in the entertainment industry but got through the limelight because of his relationship with the famous singer Miley Cyrus’s family. Cyrus family is in the limelight for this and that reasons. The family is led is famous country singer Billy Ray Cyrus. Baxter Neal Helson is a professional local drummer at Ashland Kentucky and is known to be the ex-husband of Billy Ray Cyrus’s wife, Tish Cyrus. Tish is the mother of Miley Cyrus. Besides, Baxter Neal Helson is the biological father of Trace and Brandi Cyrus who were later adopted by Billy Ray Cyrus after marrying with Tish Cyrus. Baxter currently lives in Phoenix with his smooth career in the drum. Baxter Neal Helson lacks his biography or other information in Wikipedia and other internet sites. His picture is also not disclosed on the internet but they are using the picture of their son Trace Dempsey Cyrus.
Marital Life with Tish Cyrus AKA Laticia Jean Finley
Baxter Neal Helson and Laticia Jean Finley (Tish Cyrus) had met in their local town at a party in their early age and fell in love. As young lovers, they just decided to live together and got married in 1986. At the age of 19, she was pregnant with her first child Brandi Glenn. The couple was enjoying their marital life and later in 1988, Tish got pregnant with Baxter’s second child Trace Dempsey and was born on February 24, 1989. The marriage went on rocks and the couple divorced in 1989.
Baxter Neal Helson and Tish Cyrus’ battle over the children custody
Baxter-Neal Helson’s and Tish Cyrus’s divorce was not the last that they heard or met each other. After the divorce, a series of the trial over the custody of their children took place. From a source, it is published that the primary custody of the children was provided to their mother Tish while their father Baxter was granted with the permission of visiting and having a telephone conversation with them. However, Baxter-Neal, after moving to Nashville filed a petition to have specific visitations time to his children.
Again, Tish was reported to file a motion stating that the unwillingness of the children to meet their father. It is also reported that Baxter Neal Helson wanted to call his son Trace Dempsey as Neal and used to call him as Neal when was with him. Baxter even gave him a haircut that Trace did not want to have and for these reasons, Trace did not want to meet his father Baxter. Tish had even appealed to the court for supervised visitations but the court denied her appeal but was granted with motion.
After the divorce, Tish moved on and married to famous country singer and actor, Billy Ray Cyrus. Billy adopted her children Brandi and Trace and gave them his surname. Billy Ray Cyrus also has a son name Christopher Cody Cyrus from his relationship with the waitress, Kristin Luckey.
He has been the inspiration and motivation to his children and their mother Tish Cyrus, also supports them in every way she can. Brandi Glenn Cyrus and Trace Dempsey Cyrus is very close to their step-father Billy than their biological father Baxter Neal Helson. Both of the children, Brandi Glenn and Trace Dempsey are involved in music and even have released their singles. Brandi Glenn and Trace Dempsey are proud siblings of Miley Cyrus, a famous singer. Even though they are half-siblings, they are very close and supportive of each other.