Bobby Bones, born Bobby Estell, is a well-known American television and radio host, mainly known for hosting the nationally syndicated show ‘The Bobby Bones Show.’ First, he joined 96.7 KISS/ KHFI-FM in Austin and then developed The Bobby Bones Show. Later, he shifted his show to Nashville, and currently, it gets nationally syndicated in over 100 cities around the United States. Moreover, the full-time mentor in the singing competition T.V. series, American Idol, Bones, is also the writer of two best-selling books in the United States.
The versatile television personality Bobby Bones is the only son of his parents. He has a sister named Amanda Estell, who lives far from him at his birthplace, Hot Springs, Arkansas. Here, know some more about Bobby Bones’ sister, Amanda Estell, including her personal life and her relationship with her celebrity brother.
Amanda Is Four Years Younger Than Bobby Bones
As mentioned above, Bobby Bones is the only son of his parents. When he was born, his mom, Pamela Hurt, was just about to be sixteen, while his dad was seventeen. Bobby Bones’ sister, Amanda Estell, arrived four years after his birth in 1984.
The Estell siblings’ dad abandoned them and their mother when Bobby Bones was just five years old. Moreover, their mom started taking drugs and drinking alcohol after their dad left them. So, their maternal grandmother, Hazel Hurt, adopted Bobby legally. Although Hazel did not adopt Amanda, she raised her along with Bobby.
Bobby Bones and his sister grew up in a lot of hardship as their grandma was an ordinary music leader at a church, and their mom stayed away from them most of the time. Despite their poverty, both of the brother-sister duos managed to attend the local school. Like Bobby Bones, his little sister, Amanda, completed her high school at Mountain Pine High School. After graduating high school in 1982, she attended National Park College.
Currently, Amanda Estell maintains a private life away from the excess limelight. So, the details of her professional life are away from the reach of the media. But, going through her social media handles, we can be clear that her life is filled with happiness and satisfaction. Amanda is married and has two kids with her beloved husband.
Married And Mother To Two Kids
Bobby Bones’ sister, Amanda Estell, is relishing a happy marital life with her long-time husband, Paul Geurin. Her husband, Paul, is also a native of Hot Springs, Arkansas, where they still reside with their family. According to the Facebook page of Amanda Estell’s husband, he is an employee of Arkansas Mobile Pawn since 2016. Moreover, Paul is also an owner at 501 Sales & Loans in Arkansas.
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Together, the happily married couple, Amanda Estell, and her spouse, Paul Geurin, have two kids, a son Aiden Geurin and a daughter, Kiley Geurin. Both of Amanda Estell’s kids share a great bond with their uncle, Bobby Bones. Although they cannot meet their uncle often due to his busy schedules, they are always close to one another virtually.
Close To Her Famous Brother
After the death of Bobby Bones’ grandmother, Hazel Hurt, when he was in his late teen, he took care of his little sister. As mentioned by Bobby Bones’ sister, Amanda, on a podcast, her brother was both a mom and dad for her while growing up. After Amanda became capable of standing on her own feet also, Bones’ used to visit her sometimes at her place. However, in recent years, they rarely get to meet each other.
During an episode of The Bobby Bones Show, Bones’ shared with his audience that he was not close with his sister for several years. But, since he began dating Caitlin Parker, she always encouraged him to get closer to his family members.
So, Bobby Bones called his sister and her two kids at his place in Nashville over the weekend in September 2020. They spent the weekend together eating at Buca Di Beppo and swimming at Bones’ pool. Moreover, Bobby Bones’ niece picked out the Disney movie ‘Inside out’ for them to watch together. The brother-sister duo is finally close again, and undoubtedly, the credit goes to Bones’ beautiful fiance, Caitlin Parker.
We hope to know more about Bobby Bones’ sister in the upcoming days.