Lance and Jill Fleming of Abilene, Texas, are the parents of three children: Rex, Ashley and Ryan.
Lance is the associate director of athletics for media relations at Abilene Christian University and Jill works at Pioneer Drive Baptist Church where they are active members. Lance and Jill were married in April 1997.
Their oldest son, Rex, was diagnosed with a brain tumor on November 22, 2010, Thirty-six days after his eighth birthday, and their lives were never the same. They battled with Rex for two years before he passed away on Sunday evening, November 25, 2012. But the Flemings refused to let Rex’s legacy die with him.