Julie Chrisley was born Julie Hughes in South

Carolina on January 9, 1973. Not much is known about

Her early life though it is known that

she hails from a humble background

Grew up in a trailer. It is believed that 

she became romantically involved with Todd Chrisley

while he was still married to another woman.

Following his divorce, he married Julie. 

Todd and Julie have three children together

in addition to the two children Todd has 

Has from his previous marriage.

The reality star was shocked when she was

Diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012

He underwent a mastectomy which

Fortunately cured the disease. Now cancer-free

she spends some of her time raising awareness

About breast cancer and supporting women fighting

The disease. He meets Susan G regularly.

Common also participates in the Race for a Cure

which is dedicated to finding a cure for breast cancer.