Doris Bridges is an American woman who was brought into the limelight for being the mother of Marjorie Elaine Harvey, a famous American fashion designer, and the wife of Steve Harvey, a popular American television host.
Unlike her children who are all over the media, Doris seems to be a woman who does not crave paparazzi and this is obviously working well for her. She has been in the spotlight ever since her children became famous and here is all you need to know about her.
Biography Summary of Doris Bridges
- Full name: Doris Bridges
- Gender: Female
- Ethnicity: Caucasian
- Nationality: American
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Religion: Christian
- Marital Status: Married
- Doris Bridges’s Children: Marjorie Elaine Harvey
- Famous for: Being the celebrity mother of Marjorie Elaine Harvey
Doris Bridges is Over 70 Years Old
Ordinarily, celebrity mothers enjoy spending as much time in the spotlight as their children. However, the case appears to be different with Doris Bridges. The septuagenarian is one of the few celebrity family members who we know to be very camera-shy.
In a bid to keep away from the paparazzi as much as she can, Doris has purposefully kept almost all details of her private life away from the public. Her date of birth has never been revealed, and that has left interested fans guessing what her actual age might be. However, judging by her looks and her daughter’s age she is likely to have gone well past her 70s.
Just like her age, Doris has also never given out any information on her birth family and place. However, we know that she is Caucasian and holds American citizenship. Similarly, information on her educational qualifications and the schools she might have attended have also been withheld from the public. That notwithstanding, her personality suggests that she must have acquired a basic education at least.
Who is Marjorie Harvey’s Husband?
Doris Bridges is married and has been so for a long time now. She and her husband got married on July 7, 1961, and their beautiful marriage has lasted for 61 years and counting.
However, just like most details of her life, Doris has left the identity of her husband undisclosed. There is also no information on how and when they met, or the kind of wedding ceremony they had. But one thing is for sure, and that is that their union is a beautiful one and they don’t look like they will be walking away from each other ever.
How Many Children Does Doris Bridges Have?
Doris and her husband have been blessed with two children. Although fans have for a long time now thought that Doris’s daughter, Marjorie, is the only child she has with her husband, the speculations are untrue. Besides Marjorie Harvey, her parents also have one other child who is their only son. However, there is no information on his name, date of birth, profession, or what he has been up to all these years.
Doris Bridges welcomed her first daughter, now known as Marjorie Elaine Harvey, on October 10, 1964. She is recognized as one of the leading fashion designers in America. She was also the child who brought Doris into the limelight after she got married to a globally recognized American television host, Steve Harvey.
Besides her children, Doris also has three grandchildren from Marjorie’s marriage to her ex-husband. She also has four step-grandchildren who are Steve Harvey’s children from his ex-wives. The names of all her grandchildren are:
- Lori Harvey
- Brandi Harvey
- Karli Harvey Raymond
- Broderick Harvey Jr.
- Morgan Hawthorne
- Wynton Harvey
- Jason Harvey
Meet Doris Bridges’ Daughter Marjorie Harvey
Marjorie Elaine Bridges-Woods, otherwise known as Marjorie Harvey is a famous American designer, internet personality, and fashion blogger who stepped into the limelight after her marriage to one of the world’s leading American comedian, producer, actor, and television host, Steve Harvey.
She was born on October 10, 1964, and is currently 58 years old. Marjorie spent the bulk of her childhood in Memphis where she attended the University of Memphis, Tennessee. However, she could not finish her education and dropped out of college to pursue her dream of becoming a fashion designer. She toured around the world, attending different fashion shows to improve her skills.
Although most people believe her fame to have come after her marriage to Steve, Marjorie was already well-established before then. She is the founder of The Lady Loves Culture, a fashion and lifestyle brand. She also owns an online fashion store that sells exotic handbags. And after her marriage to Steve, they both co-founded the Steve and Marjorie Harvey Foundation, a charity organization that provides young people with educational and empowerment skills.
She Has Been Married Two Times Before
Before Marjorie met and married Steve she had already been married twice to two different men. Her first marriage was to Jimmy L. Townsend, a young man who was 23 years younger than her. The marriage between the duo was going quite well until Townsend was arrested for drug dealing and sentenced to life imprisonment. While he was in prison, Marjorie filed for a divorce and moved on to her second marriage.
A while after her first marriage ended, Marjorie got married a second time to a man named Darnel Woods. Although this second marriage lasted a bit longer and even resulted in the birth of their three kids, it ended in a manner quite similar to the first. Just like Townsend, Marjorie’s second husband was charged with several drug cases. He was imprisoned and his properties were frozen.
Marjorie and Steve Harvey Have Been Married For 53 Years Now
Marjorie is currently in her third marriage and judging by the look of things, this promises to be her final marriage. She and Steve Harvey met in 2007 at one of Steve’s comedy shows. Steve admitted that it was love at first sight for him, and their relationship kicked off almost immediately.
About 6 years down the line (in 2014) Steve revealed to his fans that he had popped the big question while they were vacationing in Mexico, and 3 years afterward they tied the knot in a low-key ceremony attended by close friends and relatives. The two families came together and became one big, blended family.
What is Doris Bridges’ Net Worth?
The celebrity mother and mother-in-law have not been professionally active. As a result, there is no record of her career path or her current net worth. On the other hand, Doris’s daughter, Marjorie, has an estimated net worth of $3 million while her son-in-law, Steve Harvey’s net worth is estimated to be around $2000 million. With these, they can provide Doris with a leisurely lifestyle.
What Has Marjorie Elaine Harvey’s Mother Been Up to Lately?
Doris Bridges currently lives with her heartthrob. The aged couple lives in their house in Memphis, Tennessee, the United States, and spends the bulk of their time with themselves, their children, and their grandchildren.