Hazel Gordy is a former model who is better known as the ex-wife of Jermaine Jackson. Her ex-husband is a singer, songwriter, and bass guitarist, also the brother of the legendary musician Micheal Jackson.
On 24th August 1954, she came into the world in Detroit, Michigan. Gordy is the eldest daughter of Berry Gordy and Thelma Coleman. She passed her childhood with her two siblings and four half-siblings.
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Former Husband: Jermaine Jackson
Gordy got married to 'Jackson 5' band member, Jermaine Jackson on 15th December 1973. The couple was in 15 years of married life, which ended in 1988. From their marriage, the pair welcomed three children whose custody is given to Hazel but the two remain as a friend.
Reason for Their Separation
Till 1985, the married life of Hazel and Jermaine was in good status but in 1986, she found that her husband was cheating with his mistress, Margaret Maldonado. It is the main reason for their failed marriage.
In fact, in 1988, a former model accused the musician of attempted rape when he came to visit his children, as per People Magazine. But, she didn't charge him because of family relationships.
Life After Divorce
Mrs. Grody is living a single life and raising her children as a single parent. On another side, her then-husband has got married twice after their split.
His second wife is Alejandra Genevieve Oaziaza with whom exchanged the vows on 18th March 1995. Their love life couldn't go so far and got a divorce on 19th May 2003.
Likewise, the bass guitarist's third wife is Halima Rashid, a Muslim woman. The pair met in a line at Starbucks and dated for five-months.
Then, in 2004, they tied the knot in a mosque in Los Angeles. Similar to two marriages, Rashid filed for a divorce on June 21, 2016, and ended their marriage.
Has Three Children
She is the mother of three children, Jermaine La Jaune "Jay" Jackson Jr., Autumn Joi Jackson, and Jaimy Jermaine Jackson respectively. On 27th January 1977, Hazel gave birth to her first child, an actor who has appeared in 'Moonwalker' and 'The Jacksons: An American Dreams'.
Her second child was born on 10th July 1978 and already married to Narinder Singh, a producer. On 17th 1987, the youngest child was born who is away from the limelight.
What's Her Net Worth?
Gordy has an estimated net worth of $300 Thousand which she earned from modeling. As well as she has received some alimony and child supports from her former husband.
While Jermaine Jackson's net worth is around $5 million that he accumulated from a successful career in the music industry. Since 1965, he has been contributing to the industry as a vocalist, guitarist, and pianist. Moreover, Mr. Jackson has appeared in some movies as an actor and also a producer.
Hazel Gordy is the daughter of Berry Gordy Jr., the founder of the Motown record label. He is a well-known personality who has worked as a record executive, producer, and television producer. He has made many celebs like Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, and so on.
Mr. Gordy has been honored by many awards such as the Songwriters Hall of Fame's Pioneer Award, National Medal of Arts by former President Barack Obama.