Amanda Levy McKeehan
Amanda Levy McKeehan is the longtime wife of Christian recording artist, Toby McKeehan -best known by his stage name TobyMac.
Amanda and her musician husband have been married for over two decades. The couple who shares five children, sadly lost son, Truett earlier this week.
Truett Foster Mckeehan was the couple’s eldest, he was born in 1998 and like his father, he was also a musician. The aspiring rapper went by the names Truett Foster, TRU, Shiloh and truDog online and collaborated with his father on a few tracks. A cause of death is yet to be confirmed.
TobyMac and wife Amanda are also parents to twins Moses and Marlee, Leo, and Judah. The couple adopted twins Moses and Marlee in 2002. Their fourth child is son, Leo McKeehan, born in 2004. The duo’s last born is Judah McKeehan who was born in 2006. TobyMac and Amanda Levy McKeehan have been married since 1994.
Amanda Levy McKeehan is a native of Jamaica who was born January 9, 1971. She is the daughter of Judy Levy and Robert Levy.
Amanda Levy McKeehan certainly keeps busy caring for her children. Son Mosses suffers from muscular dystrophy, which requires the parents to provide 24-hour care.
Amanda Levy McKeehan told ‘Focus on the Family‘ during an interview that in the first year of the couple’s marriage she told her husband “I hate living in this country! I’m going home!” -Amanda then realized “I had to decide in that moment that this was now my home, this culture was my culture, his life was my life”
They worked things out and they have now been married for 25-years.
The dedicated spouse and full time mother is best known as her husband’s wife. Her husband rose to fame in the 1990’s with his group DC Talk. TobyMac was in the band DC Talk alongside Michael Tait and Kevin Max.
Amanda has made short appearances in Toby Mac’s music videos. According to an article, she became a US citizen in 2007.
The family is currently based in Nashville, however they often travel to Jamaica ‘to rest’