Inside George Jones’ Tumultuous Marriages – and How One Landed Him in Jail

Inside George Jones’ Tumultuous Marriages – and How One Landed Him in Jail

Read on to learn how his actions after one divorce earned him time in jail and what supposedly ended his marriage to a fellow country icon. Plus, what did he say was different about his final marriage that made it last?

When it comes to classic country music, George Jones is generally known as one of the masters. But his drinking and tumultuous marriages might be a close second claim to fame.

Bonvillion was six months pregnant with a daughter, Susan, when she filed for divorce. She told a judge Jones spent too much time at the local drinking establishments and had a violent temper, and her request to terminate the marriage was granted.