Carl Dean Thomas, aged 76, is a former American Businessman who ran construction and asphalt road-paving business in Nashville. He is popular for being the husband of an American singer and songwriter Dolly Parton.
Early Life and Education
Carl Thomas Dean was born on 20 July 1942 under the star sign Cancer. He was born and raised in Nashville to father Edgar Henry Dean and mother Virginia Ginny Bates Dean along with two siblings.
Well, there are no details about his educational background. Carl Dean belongs to white ethnicity and holds American nationality.
Career and Net Worth
Carl Thomas Dean is a retired businessman and as of now, he runs his own road repair company. He runs an asphalt-laying company Nashville since 1977. In 2003, he also appeared in the drama Vigorish.
Well, there are no details on his career information. But he came to stardom after he married Dolly Parton.
Regarding his net worth, he shares the net worth of approximately $500 million with his wife Dolly Parton. Dolly Parton is an idol of the music industry. She has more than 40 years of experience in the entertainment industry not only as a musician but also an actress.
The couple also owns a house in Wishy Washy Laundromat which is worth in thousands of dollars. Moreover, he and her wife are also engaged in some charity works. They both support Dr. Thomas Foundation. The power duo also offered a Backwood Barbie-Q, her 42nd studio album, which makes almost $75,000 to $90,000 per year.
Coming to Carl Thomas Dean’s personal life, he is a happily married man. He married Dolly Parton on 30 May 1966, in an intimate ceremony in Ringgold Georgia. They kept their relationships off the limelight for almost fifty years of their marriage.
In 2016, they revealed that Carl met Dolly at Wishy Washy Laundromat, Nashville. Before marriage, they dated for about two years. No one except priest was present in their marriage.
Well, on their 50th wedding anniversary, they remarried in the presence of their family, friends, and relatives in Nashville.
As of 2019, it’s been 53 years of their marriage and they do not have any children. In an interview in 2014, she revealed,
"Anyway, we talked about children, and we dreamed about it, but it wasn't meant to be. Now that we're older? We're glad."
The couple even thought about their daughter name; Carla.