Kimberley Nix Leaves Final Posthumous TikTok on Her Account Following Her Passing

Kimberley Nix chronicled her experience with terminal sarcoma on TikTok. She has passed away "peacefully" in May 2024.

Callie (Carlos) Cadorniga - Author

May 10 2024, Published 11:20 a.m. ET

If you have any experience with cancer, either personally or through a loved one, the journey can be long, difficult, and painful. You learn to take whatever good news you get as it comes and try to prepare yourself for any bad news that you may encounter along the way. All the while, you do your best to be strong for the ones you love and manage your emotions as best you can, especially when the worst may come at a moment's notice. None of the work is easy, but every step is important.

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Few people know that better than Kimberley Nix, who used her own terminal illness to spread cancer awareness. Kimberley Nix was a medical professional who was diagnosed with terminal sarcoma, a type of cancer that forms in the bones and connective tissue of the body. Upon learning of her illness, she began posting on her journey on TikTok as she underwent treatment and sought to educate people on her disease as a way of helping others. In May 2024, she passed away, but not without one last post.

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Kimberley Nix had one last TikTok to share upon her passing.

Kimberley began posting about her illness in 2021 and gained a massive following on TikTok because of it. As of this writing, her TikTok account has nearly 150,000 followers. She used her platform to educate folks on sarcoma and how to deal with a cancer diagnosis both medically and emotionally. To that end, she became known for her vibrant energy as she balanced the reality of her condition and the importance of being loving and kind to herself and others as she enjoyed her life to the fullest.

Not only were her videos informational and important, but they also inspired many as Kimberley posted about her life with cancer and beyond it, becoming known for her love of make-up tutorials, her pets, and her husband. She carried that love all throughout her videos, knowing that her condition was terminal.

She fought bravely for three years, undergoing different forms of experimental and non-experimental treatment. But on May 8, 2024, she passed away from her illness. She was 31 at the time.

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Kimberly Nix's cause of death was the disease she's been dealing with for the last three years.

Kimberley inspired many with her bravery in the face of her terminal illness. Yet even in death, she found a way to continue spreading love. She'd prepared one last GRWM make-up video to be posted upon her passing. It currently has over six million views.

In the nine-minute TikTok, she confirms that she has passed away and took the time to take stock of everything she accomplished using her platform on social media and thanked her followers for their support.

She states in the video, "I love you all. Thank you so much for this amazing opportunity. I'm in happy years because you've all made me find so much purpose in the end of my life."

Our thoughts go out to Kimberley Nix's loved ones during this difficult time.

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