Miley Cyrus' Parents Billy Ray & Tish Cyrus Filing for Divorce

2010__10__Billy_Ray_Cyrus_Miley_Cyrus_Tish_Cyrus_Oct27news 300×237.jpg

Oct. 27 2010, Published 12:02 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

After 17 years of marriage, Miley Cyrus' parents Billy Ray Cyrus and Tish Cyrus have announced they are divorcing.

"As you can imagine, this is a very difficult time for our family," the couple said in a statement, via E! News. "We are trying to work through some personal matters. We appreciate your thoughts and prayers."

Miley's doting parents filed divorce papers in Tennessee today, citing irreconcilable differences.

Article continues below advertisement

"It was a long time coming. It is the best thing for both of them," a source close to the couple told E!.

The country crooner married Leticia "Tish" Finley in December 1992. They have three children together including Miley.

Billy Ray has two step-children and a son from a previous relationship.

Tish Cyrus


Want OK! each day? Sign up here!

Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2024 OK!. A DIVISION OF EMPIRE MEDIA GROUP HOLDINGS LLC. OK! is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.