La Fonda Sue Honeycutt Wiki (Duane Chapman’s Ex-wife) Bio, Family

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt (born January 20, 1953) is an American Homemaker, Famous Personality, and Celebrity Wife from Pampa, Texas. She is best-known as Duane Chapman’s Ex-Spouse.

He is an American reality TV star, bounty hunter, and a former bail bondsman. Furthermore, the 66-year-old Chapman also popularly known as Dog the Bounty Hunter or simply Dog.

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt was the first wife of Duane Chapman (American reality TV star, bounty hunter, and a former bail bondsman)

The reality star initially gained success after he captured “Andrew Luster” in Mexico in 2003. Andrew is an American rapist and Max Factor’s heir. Later, Chapman appeared in the reality show “Dog the Bounty Hunter“.

In fact, he featured in the hunting show along with his late wife “Beth Chapman” from 2004 to 2012. On June 26, 2019, Beth passed away at the age of 51 due to a complication from throat cancer.


Personal Affairs, Spouse & Children

The 66-year-old La Fonda Sue Honeycutt began her relationship with her then-boyfriend, Duane many years ago. Honeycutt tied the knot with her ex-husband “Duane Lee Chapman Sr.” on April 01, 1972.

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt's ex-husband Duane Chapman (American reality TV star, bounty hunter, and a former bail bondsman) and their son Leland Chapman
Duane Chapman with his son Leland Chapman

Their wedding ceremony was a lavish affair that took place in Pampa, Texas. The former couple also shares two kids together. On January 21, 1973, La Fonda and Chapman welcomed their elder son “Duane Lee Chapman, II”.

Later, she gave birth to the couple’s younger child, a boy “Leland Chapman” on December 14, 1976. Currently, they both worked as a bail agent with their father. On October 27, 1997, Honeycutt and Chapman separated and took divorce.


Relationships, Marriage & Divorce

Furthermore, the reality star later wedded his second wife “Ann Tegnell” on August 22, 1979, in Colorado. They also share three children i.e. Zebadiah Chapman (January 1, 1980 – January 31, 1980), Wesley Chapman (November 14, 1980), and James Robert Chapman (March 2, 1982).

La Fonda Sue Honeycutt's ex-husband Duane Chapman's wife Beth Smith died at the age of 51

His third marriage was with his ex-partner “Lyssa Rae Brittain”. They remained together from 1982 to November 20, 1991. Their kids’ names are Barbara Katie Chapman, Tucker Dee Chapman, and Lyssa Rae Chapman.

Then, he married his fourth mate named “Tawny Marie Chapman” in 1992. However, the two separated in 1994 and divorced in 2002. Finally, May 20, 2006, Chapman married his fifth spouse Alice Elizabeth “Beth” Barmore. They had a daughter Bonnie Joanne Chapman (December 16, 1998) and a son Garry Chapman (February 7, 2001).


Trivia & Quick Info

Real Full Birth NameLa Fonda Sue Honeycutt.
Nick nameLa Fonda.
Famous forBeing the ex-wife of Duane Chapman (American reality TV star, bounty hunter, and a former bail bondsman).
Age (As of 2019)66 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayJanuary 20, 1953.
Birthplace/HometownPampa, Texas, United States.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
EthnicityWhite Caucasian Descent.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)Aquarius.
Current ResidenceThe USA.
Social Media Account StatsInstagram: NA.
Twitter: --
Facebook: --
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 6".
Centimeters: 168 cm.
Meters: 1.68 m.
WeightKilograms: 55 Kg.
Pounds: 121 lbs.
Bra Size34B.
Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)35-27-36.
Shoe Size (UK)6.
Tattoo details?NA.
Eye ColorBlue.
Hair ColorBlonde.
ParentsFather: Name not Known.
Mother: --
SiblingsBrother: Not Known.
Famous RelativesGrandparents:
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?Love Affair with her boyfriend Duane.
Husband/Spouse Name1. Duane Chapman (m. 1972 – div. 1977).
2. Jim Darnell (m. 1977 - Present).
Son1. Duane Lee Chapman, II.
2. Leland Chapman.
Daughter1. Hannah Dawn Darnell.
2. Britney Lynn Darnell.
Highest QualificationGraduate.
SchoolPampa High School.
Alma Mater.Not available.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesElvis Presley (American singer), & Tom Hanks (American actor).
Dream Holiday DestinationParis.
Favorite ColorWhite.
Love to doReading, Theatre Play & Artwork.
Favorite FoodItalian Cuisine.
Net worth (approx.)Under Revision (As of 2018).
Salary, Income & Earnings--
Contact Details
Mobile or Phone Number--
Office AddressNA.
Official WebsiteNone.
Home DetailsWill Update.
Email AddressNot found.


Some Lesser Known Facts about La Fonda Sue Honeycutt

  • Wikipedia: Duane Chapman’s ex-wife, La Fonda Sue Honeycutt was born on the 20th of January 1953 (age 66 years old, as of 2019) in Pampa, Texas, United States.
  • There is no information about her parents, siblings, and early life available on the internet.
  • As of education, she graduated from Pampa High School.
  • According to a source, Honeycutt filed for divorce from Chapman after he was sentenced for first-degree murder.
  • Initially, she got the custody of their sons, Duane Lee and Leland.

Read Also: Who is Erika Koike? Her Biography, Story & Lifestyle

  • Furthermore, the reality star also granted custody of his boys after he started working as a bail agent.
  • Beth Smith has earlier married her husband “Keith A. Barmore” on 26 August 1991.
  • After La Fonda’s divorce with Chapman, she married her second husband “Jim Darnell” in 1977.
  • The couple also shares two kids together i.e. two daughters Hannah Dawn Darnell (b. 1979) and Britney Lynn Darnell (b. 1982).
  • Her ex-husband also adopted Beth’s two children named Cecily Chapman and Dominic Davis.
  • La Fonda Sue also has four grandchildren named Leiah Breanna Chapman, Dylan Chapman, Cobie Chapman, and Dakota Chapman.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here