Every country music fan is familiar with the couple Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert, the power country music duo. But, not many fans know about his first wife, Kaynette Williams. Aside from being the country musician, Blake is also famous as the judge of The Voice, the American version.
Currently, the high school sweetheart of the country-pop singer is enjoying her life in solitude and away from media. At the same time, her former husband, Blake Shelton, has been thriving in the music industry. Since there is little to no information about the ex-wife, it can be difficult to know her.
Hence, we will try to shed some light on the life led by Kaynette Williams. We will include the life Kaynette led as the wife of a country musician, their divorce, and many things in between.
Before we talk any further, let’s have a look at some of her facts!
Kaynette Williams: Quick Facts
|47 Years Old
|February 20, 1973
|Ada, Oklahoma, USA
|5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)
Kaynette Williams: First Wife of Blake Shelton
Blake Shelton is no stranger to country music fans. Moreover, the American singer is the Judge of the popular TV Series The Voice. He has been doing his role as a judge since the beginning of the show. Following his appearance in the ABC hit show, the now 43-year-old star recognizes American Music Scene.
Kaynette Williams, previously known as Kaynette Gern, is the first wife of Blake Shelton. The couple met each other during High School, and the love turned into marriage soon after. The young couple tied the knot on 17 November 2003, in their hometown, Ada, Oklahoma.
Before the country music singer made it big, the now ex-wife used to be his manager and toured with the crew. As the months turned into years, their relationship could not take it any longer. Hence, the love birds soon called it quits in 2006 and went separate ways.
Although many speculate the tour being the main reason behind the separation, the former wife claimed that it was due to his love affairs.
Blake Shelton and His Love Affairs
In fact, Blake Shelton has been married twice to date. Second is another famous country singer Miranda Lambert. The new couple even released songs together, such as ‘You’re the Reason God Made Oklahoma‘ for CMT special.
Even so, the duo went their separate ways after divorcing in 2015. The news shocked the world as the media and the public loved them.
It is also rumored that the country musician is currently in love with fellow Judge Gwen Stefani from The Voice since 2015. Later in September 2015, the singer and then judge of The Voice announced that they were indeed dating. Besides, they are rumored to be married soon.
Early Life and Education
Born on February 20, 1973, the ex-wife of Blake Shelton is of American descent. There is no additional information about her education. Also, the media is oblivious to her family background and parents. Unfortunately, we only know that Kaynette went to Oklahoma High School. It was there that she met her future husband, Blake Shelton.
Before the divorce, the American born used to work as the manager and manage all the tours. Just with that, we can assume that Williams was a woman with strong communication skills, management, and responsibilities.
In the meantime, Kaynette is working as a Math facilitator in an elementary school in Kansas, Missouri.
Age and Height: How Old Is Kaynette Williams?
Born in the year 1973, the former wife of Blake Shelton is 47 years as of now. She will celebrate her new birthday just a few days from now. February born, Kaynette’s star sign is Pisces.
Other than that, Williams is a talented lady who stands at the height of 5 feet 6 inches(168 cm) while her weight is unknown. Besides, Kaynette has got short blonde hair and stunning blue eyes.
Life After Divorce And Second Marriage
In spite of all the pressure from the media, the former wife moved on with her life and literally moved to Great Bend, Kansas. The ex-wife is now working as a Math Facilitator in an elementary school in Kansas, according to some online sources.
Nonetheless, after relocating to Kansas, the now 48-year-old Williams dated Cody Joe Scheck, a Rodeo Champion and World Record Holder for Steer Roping. Cody is seven years younger than her. After close observation at Williams’s social media account, which is made private now, it seems the lovebirds have already tied the knots after dating for nearly a decade.
Williams recently changed her surname from Williams to Williams Scheck. Although the couple has yet to announce it officially, we can assume that the love birds are now happily living together. Furthermore, there is no news about the children.
Aside from this, the now married Kaynette is also a Women rights activist. The ex-wife seems to have put her talent of managing into helping other women in need. Furthermore, she enjoys literature in her leisure and also follows it passionately.
Net Worth and Income- Wedding Dress
At the moment, the net worth of the former wife is still unknown. However, her ex-husband, Blake Shelton, is worth $60 Million as of 2020.
In 2014, Keyenette put her wedding dress for auction on eBay for just $700. Surprisingly, her friend was the seller. Sadly, there were no bids.