Mama June Biography – Mama June Wiki
June Edith “Mama June” Shannon, is an American reality television personality and the matriarch of the Shannon family.
Mama June Age
She was born on August 10, 1979 in McIntyre, Georgia, United States.
Mama June Parents
She is the daughter of Melvin Shannon and Alexandra “Sandra” Hale. Her parents divorced when June was 2 years old.
Mama June Family
She was born to Melvin Shannon and Alexandra “Sandra” Hale. She has two siblings, Joanne “Doe Doe” Shannon and Jimmy Shannon.
Mama June Boyfriend
She is currently in a relationship with boyfriend Eugene Edward “Geno” Doak.
Mama June Husband – Mama June Married
On May 5, 2013, she exchanged vows in a commitment ceremony with her then boyfriend and father of her daughter, Alana Thompson, Mike Thompson, but never legally married.
In the season 2 finale of her show ‘From Not to Hot,’ she talk about engagement with her boyfriend, Geno Doak.
Mama June Children
She is the mother of Anna Cardwell who was born on August 28, 1994 with her ex-boyfriend David Dunn, Jessica Shannon born on October 12, 1996 and Lauryn Shannon born on January 7, 2000 with her ex-boyfriend Michael Anthony Ford, Alana Thompson born on August 28, 2005 with her ex-boyfriend Mike Thompson..
Mama June Weight Loss – Mama June Weight Loss Surgery
June struggled with being morbidly obese, weighing 460 pounds at her heaviest. She subsequently underwent bariatric surgery, having part of her stomach removed as part of a sleeve gastrectomy, in 2016 and reportedly lost more than 300 pounds thanks to the surgery as well as the help of dieting and personal trainer, Kenya Crooks.
Her weight loss journey was the basis for the reality TV show, Mama June: From Not to Hot, which aired on We TV on 24 February 2017. A second season premiered on 5 January 2018 and Season 3 premiered on Friday, March 15, 2019.
Mama June Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Mama June Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches.
Mama June Arrested for Drugs
Mama June was arrested on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at an Alabama gas station after a domestic incident with her boyfriend, Geno Doak. According to a spokesperson for the District Attorney’s Office of Macon County, Alabama, June was arrested on possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia charges.
Doak was arrested and charged on suspicion of domestic violence/harassment, felony possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.
June’s previous reality show, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, was canceled in the wake of reports that her former boyfriend, Mark McDaniel, served prison time for allegedly molesting her then 8-year-old daughter, Anna.
She denied claims she was dating McDaniel on Facebook in 2014, writing, “It isn’t true. I promise my kids r #1 priority over anything else and I would never put them in danger, period, over this or anything else. They r my life. This is my past. I left him 10 yrs ago for it and I wouldn’t go back.”