Facts of Brenda Lorraine Gee
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Brenda Lorraine Gee was the daughter of NASCAR car builder Robert Gee. She was best known as an ex-wife of Dale Earnhardt, a professional stock car racing driver and team owner, best known for his involvement in stock car racing for NASCAR. Her ex-husband was awarded the 'Order of the Long Leaf Pine' by 'North Carolina Governor Jim Hunt' in 1994. Earnhardt began his professional career in the Winston Cup in 1975, making his debut at Charlotte Motor Speedway in North Carolina in the longest race on the Cup circuit—the 1975 World 600.
Early Life of Brenda Lorraine Gee
Brenda Lorraine Gee was born on January 2, 1952, in the United States to Robert Gee. She was widely known as the former wife of late Dale Earnhardt. Her ethnicity was white and she held an American nationality.
Brenda Lorraine Gee's Career
Brenda was a woman of a secretive nature as she didn't like to talk much about herself. So, her career-related information wasn't much revealed aside from the fact she worked for JR Motorsports. However, her ex-husband and son Ralph Dale Earnhardt Jr. both are professional stock car racing drivers. Her son evolves himself in the footstep of his late father and pursued his career in car racing.
Brenda Lorraine Gee's Net Worth
Brenda's children have earned lots of amounts from their career and it might be sure they made millions of dollars of net worth. As for Brenda, she worked for JR Motorsports for years.
Brenda Lorraine Gee - Married Twice
Gee was previously married to famous car racing driver Ralph Dale Earnhardt in 1971. Their wedding was an intimate ceremony that was held in the presence of close friends and family members. After being together for almost eight years, the couple divorced on May 1, 1979, due to some personal issue.
The duo shared two children; one son Dale Earnhardt Jr. (born on October 10, 1974), and a daughter Kelley King Earnhardt (born in 1972). Her both children are well settled in their life, her son is popular car racer and daughter is co-owner of Jr. Motorsports.
She kept her personal life as secretive as possible. Earnhardt began his professional career in the Winston Cup in 1975, making his debut at Charlotte Motor Speedway in North Carolina in the longest race on the Cup circuit—the 1975 World 600.
After divorcing Dale Earnhardt, Brenda then fell in love with her second husband William M. Jackson Jr. whom she met in 1985. Jackson was originally from Norfolk and was a firefighter before retiring in 2004.
Not to mention, after retiring from his firefighting job, Jackson then worked with Brenda at Jr. Motorsports. As a matter of fact, Brenda's step-daughter Meredith and son Dale also returned to North Carolina to work with her.
Unfortunately, on 22nd April 2019, Brenda passed away. The beautiful Brenda Lorraine was suffering from cancer and bravely fought the illness until her death. After her death, Brenda was not buried but cremated with her ashes being spread at Mooresville, NC. Brenda was only 65 when she took her last breathe.
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