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Ricky Skaggs And Sharon White: A Love Story That Has Lasted For 38 Years And Continues To Grow

September 25, 2019 12:23

Ricky Skaggs and his lovely wife, Sharon White are one of the most iconic couples in the music industry. The sweethearts are also known for having a strong bond as they have been married for over three decades.

Happy wedding anniversary

Iconic music couple Ricky Skaggs and his lovely wife, Sharon White have been married for almost four decades. The lovebirds celebrated their 38th wedding anniversary filled with lots of joy and happiness.

Ricky and Sharon's blissful marriage

The love birds were married in 1981. This was a year after the Grammy-award winning legend had performed with his wife and her sister, Cheryl, at a music festival.

Ricky and Sharon’s first bonded over music and when they were getting married, they wanted their nuptials to be all about their love for each other and music. So on their special day, the singer sang to her sweetheart and he did the same. The Grammy award-winning legend said:

It was really the first love song we ever sang to each other. We’ve never recorded this, but we should.

Speaking about why their marriage is stronger than ever, Sharon said:

I couldn’t feel that same feeling and feel right about it in my heart. So, I think that’s why we were able to have the positive because we’re positively in love with each other. Our love continues to grow.

They currently live in Tennessee, where they are raising a family of six. Sharon homeschool’s their two children - Molly and Luke. Ricky also has two children from his previous marriage.

Why their marriage works

Ricky and Sharon revealed that their commitment to God is the reason why their marriage has worked for decades. The couple also noted that their lives, music, children, and home are committed to the Lord and they would be nothing without that.

True love exists. Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White share their love for 38 years and they still have that sparkle between them.