Wife of former presidential candidate Mike Huckabee who was the First Lady of Arkansas from July, 1996 until January, 2007. She has also worked as a substitute teacher and a pharmacist's assistant.
She was diagnosed with spinal cancer in 1975, shortly after she graduated high school and married her husband, and had to undergo surgery.
When running for state office, she told a reporter that 'If it wasn't for the grace of God, I'd have shot a few [of her critics] already.'
She had three children with husband Mike Huckabee.
Hillary Clinton was also the First Lady of Arkansas when her husband served as governor.