Right here comes Mama June! The 42-year-old actuality star is reportedly a newlywed after a brand new report claimed she married her boyfriend Justin Stroud, 34, on the finish of March! In response to The Solar, Mama June, whose actual identify is June Shannon, married her companion of just a few months in a courthouse ceremony in Georgia on March 23. The pair sparked engagement rumors earlier that month after they had been seen looking for rings collectively at a jewellery retailer in Alabama, and it seems they made issues official shortly thereafter. A clerk allegedly confirmed to the outlet that the Mama June: Street To Redemption star married her youthful beau after about 5 months of relationship after assembly through TikTok.
Earlier than the massive information was revealed, June opened as much as HollywoodLife on the HollywoodLife Podcast about her newfound love. “We grew to become buddies initially, and he didn’t know who Mama June was when he met me. He didn’t know I had simply gotten out of a home violence state of affairs, he didn’t know what was happening in my life… and I didn’t actually inform him what was happening,” she defined. “I had been instructed I wasn’t his sort, that he wasn’t single. Nevertheless it seems I used to be his sort, and he was single!”
Recall, the truth star has had a tough few years, coping with her drug habit, an abusive relationship along with her now-ex Geno Doak, and her eventual estrangement from her daughters Alana ‘Honey Boo Boo’ Thompson, Lauryn ‘Pumpkin’ Shannon, Anna Shannon and Jessica Shannon. “I really feel like Justin is God’s manner of flashing the final 10 years in entrance of me, with the overdoses, the relapses, and displaying me how I can actually be handled like gold if I keep sober,” June instructed HL. “He was at all times the one there. He was at all times the one that will textual content me at random occasions when he had no thought what was happening in my life, and that’s actually simply what made me fall for him.”
Whereas questions on Justin’s prison previous have come to gentle, June mentioned, “he has made leaps and bounds in his life” and he is part of the “restoration group.” “Everyone has a previous,” she instructed HL. “I’m so pleased with the person who I’ve gotten to see, as a result of has made adjustments in his life. He tells me on a regular basis, it’s not only for him, but it surely’s due to me — I made him wish to do higher.”
HollywoodLife reached out to representatives for Mama June for affirmation and have but to listen to again.