Jerry Sykes first earned fame as the boyfriend of TLC star Tammy Slaton. In case you didn’t know, Tammy became an overnight sensation after starring on “1000-LB Sisters”. On the weight-loss series, Tammy starred alongside her sister, Amy Slaton.
In this Jerry Skyes wiki, we highlight facts about Tammy Slaton’s boyfriend including his age, job, and weight. Furthermore, the article reveals details about his wife and Instagram.
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Jerry Sykes Age, Birthday, Zodiac
As of 2021, Jerry Sykes was still in his 40s. He was born a decade older than Tammy Slaton who turned 34 in Summer 2020. What’s more, Tammy is a Leo. She was born on 27 July 1986 in Kentucky.
Jerry Sykes Wiki, Family, Hometown
Because there were few articles based on Jerry, keen fans couldn’t find info on his family.
However, some publications claimed Jerry hailed from North Carolina. If nothing else, he was born and raised in the United States.
Unsurprisingly, Jerry’s early life and academic qualifications weren’t public information.
Height, Weight, Distinct Features
Coming to his weight, Jerry definitely weighed less than Tammy Slaton who weighed 600 LB when 1000-LB Sisters first weighed.
And looking at his picture online, Jerry stands above 6 feet in height. Similarly, he weighed under 84 kilograms.
Social Media Reach: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
Although Jerry was available on Facebook, he kept his profile private. It barred the TLC fans from getting to know him better.
What’s more, Jerry operated under the handle @jerrysykesjam on Instagram. As of Feb 2021, he had more than 500 followers on the platform.
Interestingly, Jerry had yet to open a profile on Twitter.
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Jerry Sykes Job, Career, 100-LB. Sisters
When Tammy introduced Jerry Sykes to her fans, she revealed he had a job. The reality star, however, didn’t share the nature of his work. A quick google search also didn’t bring up Jerry’s LinkedIn. Therefore, his career details escaped the public domain.
Moreover, Jerry’s Instagram didn’t give away his lifestyle. That said, he occasionally dabbled in drinking as noted by his 2019 post.
With appearances on 100-LB. Sisters, Jerry surely attracted attention from brands. In turn, it should enrich his fortune.
Jerry Sykes & Tammy Slaton: Dating, Split, How Did They Meet?
As of February 2021, Jerry Sykes and Tammy Slaton had already split. Per reports, it was Jerry who broke off things with Tammy.
Tammy Slaton started as a YouTube personality. As her popularity grew, so did her fanbase. One of the fans she met online was Jerry Sykes who later became his boyfriend.
Amy immediately jumped into a protective sister as she told cameras Tammy was catfished before. Tammy then admitted she hadn’t video chatted Jerry yet. She also confessed her fear stating Jerry might not like what she sees.
Fast forward to 2020, Tammy finally introduced Jerry to his fans. Tweeting photos of them, she captioned it “Bae For Life” with heart emojis.
Fans bombarded Tammy with congratulatory tweets. When a Twitter user congratulated her on finding first love, she set the record straight by replying— “Today is not my first love I’ve been with women and men before I was with Jerry but I think Jerry’s the one you know I mean”.
With the answer, everyone concluded Amy was bisexual. However, it wasn’t the biggest bombshell that spawned from the moment.
Jerry Sykes Wife, Married, Kia Russell-Rucker Sykes
Not everyone was happy seeing Amy and Jerry Sykes together. Dropping a bombshell, a Twitter user @CodeIntrovert revealed— “I don’t understand all the ‘congrats’. The dude (Jerry) is a married man. Until he takes care of his business and dissolves that, Tammy is just a side chick.”
Down in the comment section, a Twitter user named Wendy even shared a photo of Jerry with his wife.
Replying to one of the comments, Tammy admitted to knowing about Jerry’s wife, Kia Russell-Rucker Sykes, and her illness. In her own words— “Are you aware that I do know he is married and his wife is very sick so you ain’t telling me nothing I don’t know”.
In the end, Jerry left Tammy because he felt guilty about putting Kia through the drama. Upon learning about the affair, Kia called Tammy a homewrecker.
Last modified: February 26, 2021