JoAnne Rhue Harrison

Inside Biography

Joanne Rheu Harrison is an American businesswoman primarily known for being the spouse of Richard Benjamin Harrison, a late American businessman, and TV reality star. Also, the businesswoman is known as the mother of Rick Harrison, an American businessman and TV personality. 

How Old Is JoAnne Rhue Harrison?

Joanne Rheu Harrison was born on 2 September 1948 in Kernersville, North Carolina, the United States of America, under the birth sign Virgo. As of June 2022, Harrison is 73 years old.

An American by nationality, the businesswoman comes from a white ethnic background. Her father is Joseph Rheu, a former county judge in North Carolina. Though further details on her family- about her mother & siblings remain under the curtain.

She has a height of 5 feet 5 inches, with curly brown hair & brown eyes. As for her academics, not much is known except she graduated from a local high school in her hometown.

Joanne Rheu Harrison Relationship Status (Husband and Children)

Currently, the businesswoman is living the life of the widow of Richard Benjamin Harrison. The duo exchanged marriage vows in 1960 and enjoyed married life for about six decades.

The pair is parents to four children: Sherry, Rick, Joseph, and Chris. As for a fact, their eldest child, Sherry, was born with down syndrome; she died at the age of six.

The couple shared a blissful married life of nearly 6 decades, without any mishaps of divorce until the death of Richard. Her husband, the co-owner of Gold & Silver Pawn Shop died in 2018 due to Parkinson's disease. 

CAPTION: Richard Benjamin Harrison is no more among us SOURCE: Instagram @ richardbenjaminharrison

As loveable as their relationship was, but were not away from legal issues though. It was before their marriage that her now-deceased beau was arrested on the charge of stealing a car.

The judge gave him the option to choose either jail or the navy, and he joined the navy in 1958.

After four years, the businessman left his navy service to pay attention to his daughter's health. Sadly, even those efforts couldn't save their daughter Sherry.

Grandmother & Great-Grandmother

JoAnna Rhue is the grandmother of ten and five great-grandchildren. Though keeps most of her family tree details low-key. Her son Chris, who is married thrice- currently lives with his third wife  Deanna Burditt; they married on July 21, 2013.

From his relationship with his first wife Kim, he has two sons: Corey and Adam. Also, he fathers a son named Jake with his second wife, Tracy.

Net Worth and Career Of JoAnne Harrison

In 2022, Mrs. Harrison has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Her primary income source is her business career. Furthermore, JoAnne also got hold of her husband's property, with an approximate worth of $8 million.

Her husband late Richard Benjamin Harrison was the co-owner of Gold and Silver Pawnshop after getting a license to buy and sell secondhand goods; it summed him a good fortune. The shop became the basis for the History Channel series Pawn Stars.

It made its TV debut in 2009, subsequently earning them TV fame & earnings. The reality show chronicled the business life of Harrison and his children. Besides, the late businessman has appeared in TV shows like Counting Cars, Gun Stories, and American Restoration. 

As per the reports, the couple was once engaged in a real estate business. Sadly, their company didn't perform well, and they had to bear a big loss. Besides, the business people earned good money from their antique shop business. Also, Harrison might have made good money from his involvement in the navy army.

by ashma, 31 May, 2022

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