Recalling Memorable Life Of Derrick Chrisley

Recalling Memorable Life Of Derrick Chrisley

Derrick Chrisley is no one other than the brother of TV personality Todd Chrisley. Let’s read about Derrick, his life, death, cause of death, Todd, his life, his success, and much more.

Short Bio

Derrick was born on 29 January 1971 in Georgia, USA. He is the son of Gene Raymond Chrisley and Faye Chrisley. He died as a toddler. His zodiac sign was Cancer. Not much is known about him.

Cause Of Death

Derrick died on 23 October 1971 in the USA. He died just four months after his birth. He was buried at Old Liberty Baptist Cemetery Church, Oconee County, South Carolina, USA. The reason for his death is not known and neither has it been disclosed by his family.

Aftermath In The Family After Derrick’s Death

After the death of Derrick, the family was very sad and not everything went like they hoped. Derrick’s aunt Francis also died after his death. Moreover, his brother Randy does not have good relations with his family. Family suffered through a lot of pain and up and down. But his other brother Todd succeeded and became a successful actor and a business tycoon.

Derrick’s Brother: Todd

Derrick’s Brother Todd was born on 6 April 1969 in Georgia, USA. He is the son of Gene Raymond Chrisley and Faye Chrisley. He is an actor and producer by profession. He has a total of 2 siblings in which Derrick has died and Randy is alive.

He is famous for the movies Sharknado 4: The 4th Awakens (2016), Growing Up Chrisley (2019) and According to Chrisley (2017). Todd is also famous for the TV series Chrisley Knows The Best. He has also appeared in TV series like Steve Harvey and The Domenick Nati Show.

Besides being an actor, he is a businessman and a real estate mogul. He established his media, retail, entertainment, and asset management company named Chrisley & Company.

Todd married Theresa Terry in 1990. They together have two childrens named Kyle Chrisley, and  Lindsie Chrisley. Unfortunately, due to some differences between them they decided to divorce in 1996.

Later, in 1996 Todd married TV personality Julie Chrisley. They together have three children named Savannah Chrisley, Chase Chrisley, and Grayson Chrisley. They have been married for more than 25 years and are living together happily with their children in the USA.

He is a self made millionaire and it is estimated that he has a net worth of more than $ 1.5 Million. Julie and Todd were sentenced to a combined 19 years of prison after being found guilty of federal fraud charges and hiding their wealth from tax authorities in 2019. In 2023, their sentence was commuted and for Julie the imprisonment was of 14 months and for Todd it is 10 years from the previous 12 years. They say that life in prison is no less a nightmare. Recently, his daughter Savannah shared the news that they may be released as their appeal is in its last stage and they will be home very soon.


Derrick was a brave child. He lost his life just within a few months after birth. He will be remembered in the eyes of his family daily and forever.

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