‘Mama June: From Not to Hot’ – June Shannon Says She Has 6 Months to Live

Mama June: From Not to Hot star June Shannon may only have a short time left to live. She’d like to make things up with her kids before then. Mama is also facing two years in prison for drug-related offenses, and she’d like to see her children before that happens too. Can this WEtv star get her life in order and her health under control?

Mama June: From Not to Hot – June Shannon Turns to Doe Doe for Help

On Mama June: From Not to Hot, June Shannon, known as Mama June, is out of options. Mama’s court date is pending. She and her boyfriend Geno Doak got an unexpected phone call and had to be in court the next day, supposedly for trial. Their lawyer rescheduled the court date, which means jail time is still a possibility.

But that still leaves Mama and Geno uncertain about their future on Mama June: Road to Redemption. And June hasn’t laid eyes on her kids since she went to jail, and Lauryn, “Pumpkin” Shannon got custody of Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson. June Shannon and Geno Doak drove to Joanne “Doe Doe” Shannon’s house to get some information.

Joanne Shannon wasn’t very forthcoming about where her nieces are living. June Shannon said she wanted to make sure her children are taken care of if she and Geno go to prison. Geno is facing 10 years, and his girlfriend is facing two years for their pending criminal charges. Doe Doe made no promises but said she would call Pumpkin and determine if the girls wanted to see June Shannon on Mama June: From Not to Hot.

Mama June: From Not to Hot - June Shannon

Road to Redemption: Mama’s Scary Diagnosis

Mama June: Road to Redemption star June Shannon pleaded with her sister Doe Doe for help contacting her kids. Doe Doe asked about the walker she’d noticed in some of the recent video videos. Then, Doe Doe wondered if the drugs she was using caused her to need a walker.

Mama told her sister she has Stage 3 Lymphedema. And, if she doesn’t get it taken care of, she’ll die within six months.

Honey Boo Boo’s mother described her condition as relating to her lymph nodes and causing swelling in her limbs. She said one arm was 27 inches and the other arm 21 inches. Mama told Doe Doe one of her legs was 13 inches bigger than the other.

This medical scare is another reason Mama is desperate to visit the kids on Mama June: From Not to Hot. Joanne closed her eyes for a moment as she took in how serious her sister’s condition is. However, Doe Doe told fans it’s the girls’ decision whether to contact their mother. But Joanne Shannon doesn’t want to be why they didn’t see her if June Shannon does pass away.

Mama June: From Not To Hot: Joanne (Doe Doe) Shannon

Mama June: From Not to Hot – Doe Doe Says Her Sister is Selfish

Joanne ‘Doe Doe” Shannon told fans of Mama June: From Not to Hot that her sister is self-centered. Doe Doe said her sister is nothing but selfish, whether she’s “whacked out” on drugs or not. Joanne pointedly asked why didn’t she phone or text to say she was okay?

Mama tried to justify her lack of contact by saying she was trying to get in touch with her girls. But they’re not answering her calls, she said. However, Joanne Shannon isn’t letting her off the hook that easily. Doe Doe asked her sibling if she was shocked that they didn’t answer her calls. Furthermore, Doe Doe made sure Mama knew her actions hurt all of them.

Doe Doe told her sister on Mama June: Road to Redemption that she lied and hurt all of them, not just herself. The girls have to deal with all the drama their mother caused too. Mama defends herself to the WEtv reality show fans, saying she and Geno Doak struggle every day and she needs her children back in her life. Will Joanne take her words to heart and help her contact her relatives? Or has the family cut Mama out?

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