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JoAnne Rhue Harrison Biography

Updated On 10 Mar, 2023 Published On 10 Mar, 2023
JoAnne Rhue Harrison

Facts of JoAnne Rhue Harrison

Date of Birth :
Age : 82 years old
Family Name : rhue
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Virgo
Height : 5 Feet 4 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of JoAnne Rhue Harrison

What is JoAnne Rhue Harrison marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does JoAnne Rhue Harrison have ? (name): 3 Children
Is JoAnne Rhue Harrison having any relationship affair ?: No
Is JoAnne Rhue Harrison Lesbian ? No

Joanne Rhue Harrison is an American personality who came to the limelight as a renowned entrepreneur and business women. The beautiful lady has earned recognization in America through her dedication and hard work.


Joanne Rhue Harrison's Married Life

Joanne Harrison is one of the best American entrepreneurs who built her business career through hard work and dedication, like American businesswoman Barbara Corcoran. The fans who follow the ideal woman are interested in her personal affair and married life.

Richard Benjamin Harrison with his spouse Joanne Rhue Harrison.

The beautiful lady, Harrison, was married to her school sweetheart, Richard Benjamin Harrison, nicknamed The Old Man and The Appraiser, who was an American businessman and TV personality. The love companion is the co-owner of  Gold & Silver Pawn Shop, who contributed equally to taking their business company to the next level.

However, the married duo's love story is fascinating and inspiring to the audience, where the Pawn star's wife, Joanne, fell in love with the TV star during their encounters at Barn Dance during their teenage. After finishing their school degree, they decided to turn their romantic relationship into marriage.

The loving mate walked down the aisle with their family and close friends on July 7, 1959, in a secret ceremony away from the media attention. Joanne, with her spouse, couldn't be happier to live together as blissful life partners for the rest of their lives.

Who is Joanne Rhue Harrison's Husband? Get Details On Her Spouse

The American entrepreneur Joanne's famous spouse Richard Benjamin Harrison was one of the prominent businesspersons and television stars who came to the spotlight after his appearance in the History Channel show Pawn Stars.

Richard Benjamin Harrison with his spouse Joanne Rhue Harrison. 

Harrison was a former US Navy before his career in business, where the TV personality was born to his father, Richard Harrison Sr., and mother, Ruth Harrison, on March 4, 1941, in Danville, Virginia, USA. The entrepreneur founded his pawn shop in 1989; after that, his businesses peaked in America.

Besides being a successful businessman, The Old Man became a well-known TV celebrity in the US through his appearance in the Pawn Stars reality Television series. He was nominated for various awards ceremonies for his immense dedication and hard work in the relative profession.

Who are Joanne Rhue and Richard Benjamin Harrison's Children?

The business personality, Joanne Rhue, and her spouse, Benjamin, were happily married over decades till the death of Pawn Star; however, the married pair were blessed with four children during their marriage.

The love couples were very young when Joanne with her companion welcomed their first child, daughter Sherry Harrison on December 10, 1960, one year after their wedding. Moreover, they were blessed with three sons, Chris Harrison and, Joe Harrison, Rick Harrison.

Joanne Rhue Harrison's son Rick Harrison with his wife.

Unfortunately, Sherry was born with Down Syndrome and only lived six years in the world. The young girl left the world on May 12, 1967.

The TV personality, Richard, and his wife were traumatized by the sudden death of their daughter, who was close to their heart. But their sons' existence supported the businessperson in overcoming the tragedy.

Richard with his son Rick established their business in 1989. The co-owner of Gold & Silver Pawn Shop, Rhue, is happy with her children's progress, out of which Rick Harrison followed their parents' footprints and built up his career as an entrepreneur. At the same time, Rick's brothers are out of business and may be involved in their respective professions.

The Truth Behind Richard Benjamin's Death

The Pawn Stars celebrity Richard Benjamin's death became headlines in the public media as all the fans were shocked by the unsudden tragic news. Richard's demise had immeasurable loss and grief to his wife, Joanne Rhue Harrison, including their three sons.

Likewise, The Appraisal was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in the hospital, where the brave man battled the illness for a long time. But tragically, he passed away on June 25, 2018, at the age of 77, leaving behind the will of his business to his son Rick.

In addition, with her family, Late Richard's love partner, Joanne, organized the funeral in memory and honor of the business entrepreneur on July 1, 2018. The funeral was held in Las Vegas, where Richard's friends and families paid tribute to him in his remembrance. Similarly, the Pawn Stars TV series honored him with an episode entitled A Treasure Remembered featuring the Late businessman's video clips on the show.

What is Joanne Rhue Harrison's Net Worth? Get Details On Her Spouse's Net Worth

Joanne Rhue Harrison is a well-recognized businesswoman and celebrity wife who made her successful career and profession in America. Her professional career encourages every woman to be determined and focused on their related job to have successful carer achievements.

The Pawn Stars' spouse, Joanne Rhue, is famous for her well-acknowledged business, Gold & Silver Pawn Shop, where she is the head director of the enterprise. The multitalented woman initiated her journey in the industry at the beginning of 1973 when she founded a real estate business.

Furthermore, Rhue had to dissolve her company due to a loss in 1981, but she was determined to do business in America. Her honesty and faithfulness in business work led her to found Gold & Silver Pawn Shop with her husband and son, Rick, in 1989.

Click to watch Richard Benjamin Harrison's videos from Pawn Stars.

Through the family pawn business, the talented lady Harrison rapidly added income and assets, which made her one of the wealthiest entrepreneurs in the US. Joanne has a vital role in the company, where she tirelessly tried to succeed.

Undoubtedly, Harrison is one of the best entrepreneurs in America, working for the business for over three decades. Her net worth is a staggering $1 million, which will be added up in the coming years.

On the other hand, Joanne's celebrity spouse, Richard Benjamin Harrison's net worth was $8 million at the time of his death in 2018; however, his estate was inherited by his business co-founder and son, Rick Harrison.

However, in mid-2022, Joanna sued her TV star son, Rich, in a dispute over family assets and ownership of the pawn shop and taking out a loan of $3 million using her assets. Furthermore, she also accused her child of making her sign her 51 percent ownership interest in the Pawn Shop to him while she was in a coma in early 2000; the case is currently ongoing.

Quick facts About Joanne Rhue Harrison

  • Joanne Rhue Harrison was born in Kernersville, North Carolina, USA.
  • She is the daughter of former country judge Joseph Rhue who later become  Philip Morris's top attorney in North Carolina.
  • Joanne and her late husband have ten grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
  • The businesswoman follows Christianity.
  • Joanne Harrison is a beautiful lady with brown eyes and short brown hair.
  • The lady is not active on Instagram, but her son, Rick, is famous on his official account @rick_harrison, with over 700 thousand followers.

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JoAnne Rhue Harrison Married

First Marriage with Richard Benjamin Harrison

Joanne Rhue Harrison was married to her Late husband Richard Benjamin Harrison on 7 July 1959. He is famous business man and TV personality.

JoAnne Rhue Harrison Children

SON : Chris Harrison

Father: Joanne Rhue Harrison

Chris Harrison is the youngest son of Joanne Rhue Harrison. He is a private person whose details are yet to open in public.

SON : Rick Harrison

Father: Joanne Rhue Harrison

Rick Harrison is the son of Joanne Harrison who is TV star and business entrepreneur in America.

SON : Joe Harrison

Father: Joanne rhue Harrison

Joe Harrison is the third son of Joanne Harrison who is private person not open in the public media.

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