Quick Facts of Shannon Boykin

  • Full NameShannon Boykin
  • NicknameBoykin
  • Marital StatusSingle
  • BirthplaceUnited States of America
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ProfessionFamily Member
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Eye colourBlue
  • Hair colourBlonde
  • BuildSlim
  • HeightChristopher Boykin(m: 2008-2009)
  • Online PresenceTwitter, Facebook
  • Children1

Shannon Boykin is a common American lady who is famous as a ex-wife of Musician and Television personality Christopher Boykin. Her ex-husband is popular for his role on the MTV reality television series Rob & Big. Also, he gained massive fame after appearing in Ridiculousness, Guy Code and Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory.

The former couple shares a daughter from their long term relationship. Unfortunately, Boykin died at the age of 45, after three years of his retirement. Read this whole article to know more about Shannon.

Early life of Shannon Boykin

Shannon Boykin was born in 1978, in the United States of America. Born to American parents, Boykin is American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. There are no other details regarding her early life and family background. Boykin has managed to keep it low key.

Since Shannon stole the limelight after being engaged with her ex-husband Christopher Boykin. There is no exact information about her career. We will assure to provide you the details regarding her profession as soon as we grab them but for now, you have to wait for some time.

Relationship with Christopher Boykin

Boykin was previously married to a popular musician and Tv personality Christopher Boykin. The couple dated several years before getting married in 2008. Before they tied the knot, Shannon, and Christopher welcomed their first child, a daughter Isis Rea in 2007.

Shannon Boykin with her late husband Christopher and daughter
Shannon Boykin with her ex-husband and their daughter, Photo Source: ecelebrityfacts

Despite a great beginning, the couple failed to continue their relationship for a long period. Therefore after facing several complications, Shannon and Boykin divorced in 2009. Although the pair divorced in 2009, because of Christopher’s declining health, they were living together shortly before Boykin’s death.

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Ex-Husband’ Death

Shannon’s ex-husband Christopher died on 9th May 2017. He had a defibrillator implant for his heart. In early May, he was hospitalized in Plano, Texas and was placed on a heart monitor.  Even though initial reports did not mention an official cause, Christopher’s heart failure was the result of a death.

Rob Dyrek's tweet after Christopher's death

His Rob & Big co-star Rob Dyrdek made a heart-broken tweet after Boykin’s death, followed by heart-warming tweets about him from Boykin’s ex-wife.

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What’s her Net Worth?

Shannon might have earned a great fortune from her career. However, there is no information about her professional life, so it’s difficult to know her net worth. However, her late husband Christopher Boykin has a net worth of $3 million till 2017.  Boykin was an American bodyguard, television personality and musician. Additionally, he served at US Navy as Rob Dyker’s bodyguard in DC Shoes’ skit and later became close friends.

The 6 feet 5-inch tall television personality has appeared in a number of reality shows. So far, he must have received a big chunk of money from there. On the other hand, after his death, all of his assets are left for his ex-wife Shannon and his daughter. Well, Shannon might be living a rich and lavish lifestyle.

Other Assets

Shannon and her ex-husband used to live in Mississippi along with their daughter. The couple bought their Raleigh, Mississippi’s house for $134900 with and annual house insurance premium of $2405.  In addition, Christopher had several collections of cars including Dodge Durango, Dodge Challenger, and Ford Pinto.