Caleb Willingham, who appeared on the TLC reality show “1000-Lb.” The husband of Sisters star Tammy Slaton has died at the age of 40. The news was confirmed by his stepmother, who did not give a reason or other details.
Caleb, known by the nicknames “Killa K” or “Double K”, was estranged from his wife at the time of her death.
The TLC show focuses on Amy and Tammy Slaton, sisters whose combined weight is over 1,000 pounds. The drama of the show details her weight loss efforts.
Willingham and Tammy Slaton were first introduced during a 14-month rehabilitation stay. She went there in an attempt to lose weight for bariatric surgery. Caleb was at the facility for obesity treatment.
The two married in the autumn of 2022 in Ohio. Fans of the hit TLC series saw the couple’s wedding during the season four finale, which airs in March 2023.
“Our wedding day was perfect, there was so much love in the room,” Slaton told people In January. “I literally married my best friend.”
The couple reportedly split in May. The details on “why” are vague.
No memorial service or details about survivors have been revealed.