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Facts About Cheryl Burton - American News Anchor and Jim Rose's Ex-Wife

Published Fri Oct 18 2019 By Akki
Facts About Cheryl Burton - American News Anchor and Jim Rose's Ex-Wife

The American news anchor, Cheryl Burton works for ABC 7 Chicago. She was born on Tuesday, December 25, 1962, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. 

She is the fourth child of Hattie Burton and Simpson Burton. Her sun sign is Capricorn through her birth date and belongs to African-American ethnicity/races.

Here are 10 facts about Cheryl Burton;

What's her Net Worth? 

Cheryl Burton has a massive net worth of $30 million and the main source of her income is her professional career as a news anchor. Currently, she works as an anchor of the station's 10 PM on ABC 7 Chicago.

Cheryl Burton posing for picture on her work.
Cheryl Burton taking a picture in her work.
Image Source: Insta@cherylburtonabc7

According to the Paysa, the news anchor at ABC7 Chicago's salary ranges from $51,325 to $131,149 depending upon their work and popularity.

House in Illinois 

Burton is the resident of Chicago, Illinois, USA and lives in a lavish house with her family. 

The houses in Chicago cost nor less than $30,000 as stated in the Trulia.

Ex-Husband - Jim Rose

The beauty queen, Cheryl Burton is living a single woman at the present. She was once married to ABC 7 sports reporter Jim Rose. The former couple tied the knot in 1986 and stayed together for over 9 years. Being a co-worker, the duo dated several years before they got engaged. 

Burton was proposed with a diamond ring by Rose on Friday night before Super Bowl XX in New Orleans. The duo love life was ended up without having a single child together divorcing in 1995.

Four Siblings 

The millionaire, Cheryl has four siblings; three sisters Michelle Burton, Shirley Burton, and Sherri Burton and a brother William Burton. William is an older brother of Cheryl, born on the 10th of July 1961 in the USA. 

A picture of Cheryl Burton with her siblings.
Cheryl Burton taking a photo with her siblings.
Image Source: Insta@cherylburtonabc7

Parents' Death

Burton's mother Hattie Burton died at the age of 87 on Nov 22, 2017. She was a teacher in the Chicago Public Schools for over three decades. 

Simpson Burton, Cheryl's father was a military man, who served in the U.S. Air Force. He died in 1992, the same year his daughter started to work for ABC 7.

Education - Alma Mater 

Talking about Burton's qualification, she holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Biology. She studied and got graduated from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. She also attended Lindblom Technical High School for four years in the 1980s.

Body Measurement 

The 56 years old Cheryl is a bombshell with a sizzling hot hourglass figure. She weighs around 55 kg (121 Ibs) standing 5 Feet and 7 Inches (1.74 m) tall in height. Her eyes have hypnotic looks like a topaz gemstone in brown color and have smooth brown hair.

Cheryl Burton taking a picture.
Cheryl Burton posing for a photo.
Image Source: Insta@cherylburtonabc7

Social Work

Cheryl Burton is a kindhearted woman and believes in good deeds. She is linked up with the numbers of social organizations and actively involved in charity work. She is the board member of the Life with Lupus Guild and volunteer for the Boys and Girls Club of America. 

Physical Attack 

Jim Rose ex-wife Burton was injured along with four other people on April 23, 2008. She was knockout by the punched in the head while walking down the street on her dinner break. The 28 years old Gregory Perdue was said to be schizophrenic and found not guilty at the trail.

Honors and Awards 

The American new anchor, Cheryl Burton hard work has paid off with numbers of Awards. She is the 12 time Emmy Award-winning anchor/reporter from ABC 7 Chicago. She has also been honored with the 2009 Procter & Gamble Award for her outstanding community service. 

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