Moonshiners star Mark Ramsey needs no introduction. He is a household name among Discovery Channel viewers and has so far appeared in hundreds of episodes alongside his costar Eric Manes aka Digger. These two had been functioning as a joint force while brewing beer and wine for a couple of decades already before they decided to become a cast of Moonshiners. Some 30 years later and they are even sweetly described as an old married couple.
In recent times, amid Mark’s stint as a judge on Discovery Channel’s Master Distiller, there have been talks about him leaving Moonshiners. However, in the rest of the writing, we shall explore less of that and more about his wife Sally Jane Clark instead. Here’s what we know about the shinologist’s wife.
Meet Sally Jane Clark, Moonshiners Star Mark Ramsey’s Wife
Mark Ramsey seemingly married Sally Jane Clark not long ago. There is a wedding photo of the two on Sally’s Facebook gallery, which was posted on 27 December 2022.
Before this Sally had shown another glimpse of them and had captioned “The earlier years! Love him!”. Other details of their relationship were not available at the time of this writing.
But, the two clearly seemed to be enjoying their life together.
Sally was just as disheartened when her husband lost his beloved mother Wilma Dean Ramsey, recently on 22 January 2023.
Sally’s mother-in-law is also survived by is survived by her husband, D.C. Ramsey of Del Rio, Tennessee, and son Jerry “Spanky” Holt Jr. (married to Barbara) of Grassy Fork, Tennessee, and daughters Deborah “Susie” Moore (married to Carroll) of Del Rio, Leasia Reece of Newport, Tennessee, Kim Finchum of Newport, Tennessee, and Rebecca (married to Becky) Ramsey (Ricky Parton) of Newport, Tennessee.
Sally’s own dad is also no more. She can be seen talking about her father in heaven now and then. On social media, Sally also briefly mentioned her big brother Teddy Clark and her beautiful nieces who graduated together in April 2022.
Do Sally Jane Clark And Mark Ramsey Have Kids?
From the look of things so far, Sally Jane Clark and Mark Ramsey had no kids.
Sally Jane Clark Age
Sally Jane was born in May 1971. So, she turned 51 years old in 2022.
Where Is Sally Jane Clark From?
Sally Jane Clark hails from Cocke County, Tennessee, and was in recent times residing in Cosby, Tennessee.
Even today, Sally fondly recalls her growing-up memories. Here’s how she storied her first memories in the kitchen with her “Nan Nan”, Estelle Jenkins. Sally just loved following Estelle around. She particularly liked to watch her make biscuits.
Back in 2018, she told newportplaintalk.com she is blessed to have several great cooks in her family including her mother, the late Doris Jean Clark, her mother-in-law, and her husband, Mark.
Sally’s favorite dish was her Nan Nan’s fish in the springtime cooked with fresh ramps. She says her favorite meal to prepare today is beef stew and it also brings back memories of her grandmother.
If you need to know more about the Clark family, the family has always played a major part in producing Cocke County shine. Back in the day, they owned property near the Great Smoky Mountains. There they made full use of the creeks and hollers, which in turn protected them from revenuers.
Sally Jane Clark Job
Sally Jane Clark alongside her husband and their distilling partner Digger, co-owns the Sugarlands Distilling Company.
Meanwhile, on her Facebook, she just mentioned being a store general manager at Adventure Distilling since 1 May 2021.
Her husband, apart from all this, is a former assistant fire chief of the Newport Fire Department. He retired from the position proudly after serving for 40 years.
Is Sally Jane Clark On Instagram?
Yes. Sally Jane Clark could be found on Instagram @sallyclarkn with 44 posts and 718 followers as of 10 February 2022.
Besides, she also regularly showed glimpses of her life on Facebook.
When Is Sally Jane Clark’s Birthday?
Sally Jane Clark’s birthday is in May, making her either a Taurus or Gemini.
Has Sally Jane Clark Appeared On Moonshiners?
No. Sally Jane Clark had not appeared on Moonshiners thus far. But, despite that, she is believed to be a major off-screen part of making the business a success. And so, over the course of her husband’s career with Moonshiners she also has been treated kind of like a celebrity by fans.
Sally may not feature on Moonshiners but she is a moonshiner nonetheless. Even their best-selling and one of the best cinnamon-flavored moonshine is actually named “SALLY JANE’s SIN A SHINE”. There is a bold and beautiful picture of Sally on each bottle of 750 ml moonshine. At the time of this writing, each one of these was sold at $29.90.
In the S12E12 of the Moonshiners series, Sally’s husband talked about stepping back from his partnership with his longtime partner Digger. The season before this saw Mark and Digger face some real troubles with the law. Apparently, a police raid forced them to set up a new location. “We’re about too old to do anything else, and Digger’s too pretty to go to jail”, Marked joked about it later.