ASHLEY Jones, also known as “Deadeye,” is one of the stars of the History Channel show Swamp People.
The series follows the fascinating day-to-day activities of alligator hunters based in Louisiana.
Who is Ashley Jones on Swamp People?
Ashley Jones, a mom with a “passion for hunting,” joined the Swamp People cast in 2018.
“Known as ‘Deadeye’ for her impeccable shot, she won a gator tag in the lottery last year and invited her friend Ronnie Adams to give her a hand,” reads her season 12 bio.
Ronnie, a fellow cast member, “was so impressed by her ability that he asked Ashley to hunt on his gator boat this season.”
“Ashley jumped at the chance to do something about the growing alligator threat, and is excited to learn from one of the swamp’s best hunters,” her bio adds.
Is she married and does she have kids?
Ashley Jones is married to lawyer Chad Jones and they share three children.
The couple have two young sons and a daughter.
When did her father pass away?
Jones announced on Facebook that her father passed away on February 10, 2021.
“He was my solid as a rock anchor who loved me more than anyone on this planet,” she wrote the day after his death.
“He could be screaming and I’d call and he would always answer hello sweetheart.
“I’ll always be his little love and he will always be my biggest fan. Our gator is what got me on swamp people and I know my dad and I will never forget that experience we had together!
“I love this man so much. He was a great dad and Papa to my babies. And there’s nothing in the world he wouldn’t have done for me.
“Just pray my kids and mom find peace thru it. My brother is in town helping and we will get info out as soon as we can!”
When is Swamp People on tv and how can I watch it?
Swamp People airs Thursday nights at 9 pm on the History Channel.
Season 12 launched on February 4, 2021.
“This is not a show based on a B horror film,” reads the show description.
“The ‘Swamp People’ featured in this History series are the proud descendants of French Canadian refugees who settled in the swamp region of Louisiana in the 18th century.
“Cameras follow members of this fiercely independent group as they struggle to preserve their way of life in the Atchafalaya Basin during the most important time of the year for them: alligator-hunting season.”
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