Quick Facts of Doria Loyce Ragland
|Full Name||Doria Loyce Ragland|
|Birthplace||Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.|
|Spouse||Thomas Markle (m. 1979; div. 1987)|
|Education||Fairfax High School, University of Southern California|
|Children||1 (Meghan Markel)|
At the royal wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, there was only ‘one’ member from Markel’s side and she is none other than her mother, Doria Ragland. This should come as no surprise to anyone who’s been following the now-Duke and Duchess of Sussex: Doria Ragland is extremely close to her daughter.
After being linked with Royal Family, obviously, the public will be more curious to know both professional and personal life of one. Today we are exploring more information about Doria Ragland. So Scroll Down!!!
Doria Ragland’s Bio, Wiki, Sibling, Family, and Yoga
A native of Cleveland, Ohio, United States, Doria Ragland was born in September 1956, as Doria Loyce Ragland. She is a daughter of Jeanette Arnold, a nurse and her second husband Alvin Ragland, an antique dealer.
While still a toddler, she moved to Los Angeles with her parents. There she attended Fairfax High School. In 1983, Ragland’s parents got divorced, and her father re-married Ava Burrow, a kindergarten teacher, who is close to Ragland’s age and to whom Ragland remained close after that marriage also ended in divorce.
Furthermore, Ragland has a younger paternal half-brother, Joffrey Ragland as well as two elder maternal half-siblings, Joseph Jr. and Saundra Johnson.
Upon high school graduation, Ragland began working as a make-up artist and later switched to a travel agent. And for her further study, she attained a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.
In 2011, she earned a Master of Social Work from the University of Southern California. Three years later, she passed her social work licensing exam in California. Moreover, she worked as a social worker for a mental health clinic, Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services, in Culver City, California.
However, in May 2018, Ragland resigned from the clinic to enter private practice working with elderly patients. Additionally, she has also worked as a yoga instructor.
Know Doria Ragland’s Net Worth
According to various sources, Ragland’s net worth is approximately $900,000. She summons her wealth as a social worker in the mental health sector. Furthermore, her daughter, Meghan, Success of Sussex, as well as a retired American actress, has a net worth of $5 million.
Is Doria Ragland Married? Know Her Husband and Children
Ragland was married to lighting director Thomas Markle. The two tied the knot on 23rd December 1979 at Paramahansa Yogananda’s Self-Realization Fellowship Temple in Hollywood by Brother Bhaktananda. On 4th August 1981, the couple became a proud parent for the first following the birth of their daughter Rachel Meghan Markle (known as Meghan).
However, their marriage did not last long as the duo divorced somewhere 1987 and 1988. But the couple is still close friends, and both contributed to the raising of their daughter.
What’s more, in 2018, she attended the wedding of Markel and Prince Harry and was the only member from her daughter’s side at the royal wedding at Windsor Castle, England.