La fonda Sue Honeycutt

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Relationship Timeline Of La fonda Sue Honeycutt

Husband : Jim Darnell
La fonda Sue Honeycutt Married To Jim Darnell In 1977.
Ex-husband : Duane Chapman
La fonda Sue Honeycutt Married To Duane Chapman In 1972 And Divorced In 1977.

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt is a famous TV personality who gained stardom due to her marital relationship. She is widely known for being the first wife of American bounty hunter Duane Chapman

Honeycutt and Duane were together for five years. Moreover, the former married couple shared two kids. After her divorce, La tied the knot with another man. Let's take a glance at her in the following sections.

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt Is Married Twice

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt has been married two times in her life. Now, she is living a blissful married life with her present or second husband, Jim Darnell, a native of Texas.

Image: La Fonda Sue Honeycutt With Her Daughter in Law and Granddaughter
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The couple tied the knot in 1977 in Pampa, Texas, United States. Since then, they are leading a happy life together for over four decades. 

From their beautiful matrimony, they have two daughters, Hannah Dawn Darnell, born in 1979, and Britney Lynn Darnell, born in 1982.

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt Married Life With Duane

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt is known as the ex-wife of reality TV star, Duane Chapman. They got hitched on April 1, 1972, after a few years of dating. However, they divorced on 27th October 1977, citing irreconcilable differences.

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt Was Married To Duane Chapman From 1972–1977
Caption: La Fonda Sue Honeycutt Was Married To Duane Chapman From 1972–1977
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Together, they shared two sons, Leland Chapman, born on December 14, 1976, and Duane Lee Chapman, II, born on January 21, 1973. Moreover, La is a grandmother of four named Dakota Chapman, Leiah Breanna Chapman, and Cobie Chapman from her sons' side.

Ex-Husband Is Married For the Fourth Times

After splitting up with La Fonda Sue Honeycutt, the TV personality has tied the knot with four different women. His second marriage was with Ann M. Tegnell, from August 22, 1979, to 1982.

The former duo had three children named Wesley Chapman, Zebediah Duane Chapman, and James Robert Chapman. Then he got married for the third time to Lyssa Rae Britain, in 1982 in Colorado Mountains.

Duane Chapman and Lyssa Rae Britain
Photo: Duane Chapman and Lyssa Rae Britain
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From this matrimony, they welcomed four children Lyssa Chapman, Barbara Katie Chapman, Tucker Dee Chapman, and Nicholas Chapman. However, they also ended their marriage in 1991 Nov. 20. Then he married Tawny Marie Chapman from 1991 to 2003.

His fifth or last nuptials was with Beth Smith. They tied the knot on May 20, 2006, but Smith passed away due to throat cancer in 2019.

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt and Her Ex's Net Worth

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt has an estimated net worth of $1 million. She has obtained this huge sum from her successful career. However, La Fonda has not specified in which professional career, she was involved in the past.

However, her ex-husband, Duane Chapman enjoys a net worth of $2 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. Working as a bounty hunter and as a bail bondsman for over twenty years, Chapman makes an impressive sum. 

Moreover, he made $50,000 to $100,000 per episode from the reality TV program, Dog the Bounty Hunter on A&E.

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt: Bio and Early Life

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt was born on 20th January 1953 in Pampa, Texas, United States. Her parents are Elwanda Loan Honeycutt and Glenn Honeycutt.

Honeycutt has nine siblings! Yes, the celebrity ex-wife grew up in a big family. Likewise, her parents named her siblings as Alica May Appleton, Danny Keith, Wendell Farris, Bonnie Gail Cross, Truman Honeycutt, Terry Honeycutt, Michael Lynn, Sandra Pendergrass, and Glenda Albus

La Fonda graduated from Pampa High School in 1971. However, much about Honeycutt's early life stays a secret. Nevertheless, she managed to lead a peaceful life.

Who Is La Fonda Sue Honeycutt's Son?

Among the four children of La Fonda Sue Honeycutt, Leland Chapman is her second son. Leland was born on December 14, 1976, in Groom, Texas, United States as the son of Duane Chapman and La Fonda Sue Honeycutt.

Photo of  La Fonda Sue Honeycutt's second son, Leland Chapman.
Photo of  La Fonda Sue Honeycutt's second son, Leland Chapman. Image Source: Legit

Leland Champman is also a bounty hunter just like his father. He is one of the lead cast members of the "Dog the Bounty Hunter". Apart from his career as a bounty hunter, he is also a professional bail bondsman


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