Top 10 Worst Lottery Stories: #6
In 6th spot on our list: Billy Bob Harrell Jr of Texas:
They say that things are bigger in Texas and in the case of Billy Bob Harrell Jr, itís spot on! Not only did he win $31,000,000 in the Texas Lottery back in 1999, but managed to blow it all. Billy Bob spent the first 10% of his fortune by tithing to his church. The res was spont on real estate, cars, arts and 1 very expensive young woman. Billy Bob had been working at Home Depot when he hit the jackpot in June of 1997. Within 6 months he and his wife were divoring. Sadly by May of 1999 he was so overwhelmed, that he took his own life at his Houston Home.