If you were bummed to hear that Honey Boo Boo’s parents, Mama June and Sugar Bear, have called it quits — you are NOT alone. Fans are sharing their sadness all over social media.
Mama June Shannon, 35, and her husband, Mike “Sugar Bear” Thompson, 42, announced that they would be separating, leaving fans of their hit television series Here Comes Honey Boo Boo completely blindsided with heartache. Just wait until you see how upset fans of 6-year-old Honey Boo Boo are over her parents split!
Mama June Dumps Sugar Bear: ‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’ Fans Saddened Over Split
It is a sad day for the Honey Boo Boo family, as well as their fans everywhere.
On Sept. 18, Mama June and Sugar Bear released a statement confirming that they were, in fact, separating after 9 years together. The statement was released on the heels of a TMZ report that put Sugar Bear on blast for allegedly trying to meet women online.
Immediately after news broke that the pair had decided to split, social media exploded with reactions from fans of their hit TLC show, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo. Although the title focuses on the couple’s daughter, Alana Thompson, the series follows the entire Georgia family — including Mama June and Sugar Bear’s Sept. 2013 “redneck” wedding.
HollywoodLife.com checked out Twitter to see how fans were responding to news of the couple’s split, and as you can imagine emotions ranged from devastated to amused.
You can check out a handful of reactions from Here Comes Honey Boo Boo fans below — and remember to keep Mama June and Honey Boo Boo in your thoughts during this difficult time!
‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’ Fans Upset Over Split
If Sugar Bear and Mama June can’t make it, there isn’t any hope for the rest of us.
— Andrew Marlan (@AndrewMarlan) September 19, 2014
Honey boo boo’s parents are divorcing… I’ll never find love 😩 — Kelsey (@kelcknowsbest) September 19, 2014
Oh my, Scotland may be better together tonight but it appears Mama June and Suga Bear aren’t! Poor honey boo boo!
— Robert Mathieson (@ElphaBob) September 19, 2014
Mama June and Sugar Bear have split? IS LOVE ALIVE? — Chris Harnick (@chrisharnick) September 19, 2014
Sugar Bear and Mama June(honey boo boo’s mom) split up 😭😭😭😭😭😭
— myra khan (@myrakhan5) September 19, 2014
I’m speechless over the alleged breakup between Mama June & Sugar Bear. I just need some time alone rn — SKYLER (@IAMSKYLER) September 19, 2014
— Rae-nbow (@raeannes) September 19, 2014
Sugar Bear and Mama June? SAY IT AINT SO!!! I hear he’s on match. We all know how that ends up. — syl9025 (@syl9025) September 19, 2014
Hey, HollywoodLifers — Are you shocked to hear that Sugar Bear may have cheated on Mama June? Do you think they’ll air the split on TV? Comment below!
— Lauren Cox