Tara Terpening Wiki, Tara Terpening Biography
Tara Terpening Diffie is the wife of country music singer Joe Diffie. Diffie was married four times. He married his first wife Janise Parker in 1982. They divorced in 1986. In 1988, he married his second wife, Debbie Jones, a nurse technician. The couple divorced in 1996. In 2000, he married his third wife Theresa Crump. They divorced in 2017. Diffie was married to his fourth wife Tara Terpening from May 26, 2018, until his death on March 29, 2020.
Tara Terpening Diffie Age
Tara Terpening Diffie’s age is unclear. However, her husband Joe Diffie was born on December 28, 1958 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States. He died on March 29, 2020. He was 61 years old.
Tara Terpening Background
She is a Licensed Insurance Sales Agent at Brack Gregory- State Farm Insurance as per her Facebook. Her Facebook also shows she is from East Peoria, Illinois.
Tara Terpening & Joe Diffie
Diffie married Tara (Terpening) on May 26th, 2018, at the Musicians Hall of Fame.
Joe Diffie Marriages
Diffie has been married four times. His first wife was Janise Parker, whom he married while in college. The couple had two children, Parker and Kara, then divorced in 1986. Parker later worked as Diffie’s on-road manager in the mid-2000s, and in mid-2010, Kara and he auditioned for American Idol. Two years after divorcing Janise, Diffie married Debbie Jones, a nurse technician. They had two sons, Drew and Tyler, the latter of whom was born with Down syndrome and nearly died in 1991 following complications from a tonsillectomy.
Diffie began an affair with Liz Allison, the widow of NASCAR driver Davey Allison, in 1993. In 1994, a judge ordered Diffie to pay Jones $3,000 per month towards their pending divorce settlement, and not to allow Drew and Tyler to be in the presence of any girlfriend. He divorced Jones in 1996.
In 2000, Diffie married the former Theresa Crump, whom he met at a concert, at the Opryland Hotel in Nashville. Their marriage resulted to a daughter, Kylie Tarissa, born in 2004. The couple divorced in 2017.
Tara Terpening Diffie Children
Joe Diffie and his wife Tara Terpening Diffie had no child together. However, Diffie had 5 children from his previous marriages.
Joe Diffie Death
“Grammy-winning country music legend Joe Diffie passed away today, Sunday, March 29, from complications of coronavirus (COVID-19). His family respects their privacy at this time.”
Joe Diffie Age
He was 61 years old
Joe Diffie Cause of Death
Joe Diffie’s cause of death was complications of coronavirus (COVID-19).