DEBBIE Higgins, who was Dr Phil’s first wife, was married to the television host for three years.
Tragically, Higgins passed away in 2014.
Who is Dr. Phil’s ex-wife Debbie Higgins?
Debbie Higgins and Dr Phil married in 1970 at the Roeland Park Southridge Presbyterian Church. Debbie was 20-years-old at the time, according to Affair Post.
The two fell in love as high school sweethearts. Phil was a football player and Debbie was a “beautiful cheerleader,” he told Newsweek.
Debbie worked as an editor and was best known for working on the film Demon Hunters: Fear the Silence featuring Mary Bonczek, Brian Gildea, and Rob Dimension.
Her brother confirmed she passed away in 2014 due to an unidentified form of cancer.
Who is Dr. Phil’s current wife Robin McGraw?
Robin McGraw is a philanthropist, author, and TV personality.
She has been the wife of Dr Phil for over four decades and has appeared on his show to advocate for women around the world.
She is the founder of When Georgia Smiled: The Robin McGraw and Dr. Phil Foundation and is also a board member of The Dr. Phil Foundation.
Robin also serves as a national spokesperson for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children) which works to represent abused and neglected children in court and other settings.
Who are Dr. Phil’s children?
Married in 1976, Dr Phil and his wife, Robin, are the parents to two boys.
The two met at Dr Phil’s parents house and their first date was an airplane ride with Dr Phil as the pilot. According to Robin, the two fell in love at first sight.
On September 12, 1979, their first son, Jay Phillip McGraw, was born.
Jay studied psychology in school, and currently works as a writer and producer for television. In 2005, Jay and Dr Phil co-founded Stage 29 Productions, where Jay is the CEO.
Stage 29 Productions is located in Los Angeles and houses multiple television shows, including Dr Phil and Bull, a spin-off based on Dr Phil’s Courtroom Services.
Born October 21, 1986, Jordan McGraw is the second son of Dr Phil and Robin. He is a musician, with his latest single coming out in April of 2021.
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