Originally posted on July 6, 2020 @ 12:38 pm
You all must be aware of the former African-American football player, Tony Dungy. Let us have a look at his love, lifeline, and wife, Lauren Harris, side of the story. You will also know about the couple’s bond and their children.
Who is Tony Dungy?
Tony was born on the 6th of Oct 1955 to Wilbur Dungy and Cleomae Dungy in Jackson, Michigan. He previously used to be known as Anthony Kevin Dungy. Though, he is an American by nationality but an African-American by ethnicity. At present, he is an analyst in America for NBC’s football night. In the past, he has also been a head coach for Indianapolis Colts in NFL. And he also created history by leading the team to a super bowl victory in 2007.
His estimated net worth is $10 million, with the annual salary coverage of $2 million in 2020.
Who is Lauren Harris?
Lauren Harris Dungy is the wife of former player and coach Tony Dungy. She has achieved her degree in elementary education from the University of Duquesne. In her childhood days, she always had the desire t become an education specialist. She is a former elementary school teacher and, at present, a Sunday school teacher. Besides, she is the founder and president of the Christian Sister’s Book Club.
In her spare time, she keeps on volunteering for iMOM. The iMOM program is run by a team of moms, whose children are of 3-21 years of age. This program focuses on equipping mothers with information, ideas, and encouragement to positively impact their children.
Tony Dungy’s wife Lauren Harris is a passionate lover of football. Apart from this, she is also the best selling author. Lauren, along with her hubby, wrote a book -You can be a friend. They have also written a book called “Uncommon Marriage” together.
Married to Tony Dungy since 1982.
The couple met in Pennsylvania in St, Stephen Episcopal Church. Lauren married Tony in 1982 and since the duo is happily living together. The couple was blessed with seven children, two daughters, and five sons. But their elder son, James Dungy, committed suicide at the age of 18 in 2005.
The couple always wanted to have a large family and never ever spoke about their children in public. This is because the couple does not want to differentiate between adopted and biological children. They were also foster parents in their early marriage years.
|Children||Jade Dungy, Tiara Dungy, Eric Dungy, Jason Dungy, Jordan Dungy, Justin Dungy|