Interesting Facts About David Travis, Kathy Garver’s Husband

December 5, 2023   | December 14, 2023  | 

    David Travis is the husband of the famous Hollywood actress, Kathy Garver. The actress is well-known for her role as “Cissy” in the famous television sitcom “Family Affairs”. Unlike Kathy, David prefers to stay away from the limelight, so what does he do for a living?

    In this article, we will explore more about Kathy Garver’s husband, David Travis.

    Key Takeaways

    • David Travis is not in the field of acting, instead was a business executive.
    • He is the husband of the famous actress, Kathy Garver.
    • He has been married to Kathy for over four decades.
    • David has a son named Reid Garver Travis.

    Who is David Travis?

    David is a business executive by profession. Born on March 14, 1946, Travis is currently 77 years old as of 2024. David prefers to keep his details confidential. Hence, there is not much information about his personal life.

    David and Kathy Have Been Married for Over Four Decades

    The duo got to know one another in Palm Springs while they were playing tennis. Initially, the enduring couple met while playing tennis on a court based in Palm Springs. Eventually, the couple tied the knot on May 3, 1981.

    David and Kathy has been married for 42 years now.
    David Travis with his wife Kathy Garver.

    Since then, David and Kathy have been the biggest supporters of each other. To this day, Kathy doesn’t stop from sharing about her hubby on her Facebook page.

    David’s wife Kathy Has a Successful Career

    Kathy is a successful actress who has starred as a guest in TV shows and movies like Hercules Saves Christmas, and F.B.I. Murders, and made-for-television productions such as Mom, Murder, and Sweet November.

    In addition, Kathy is also talented as a host, voice-over artist, and author. She gave the voice of “Firestar” in Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends (1981) and “Pepper” in Chuck Norris: Karate Kommandos (1986). Besides, Kathy wrote a few books as an author like The Family Affair Cookbook, Surviving Cissy: My Family Affair of Life in Hollywood in 2015, and X-Child Stars: Where Are They Now in 2016.

    David has a son with Kathy

    From their long-term bond, David and Kathy became parents to Reid Garver Travis. He was born on February 20, 1991, in San Francisco, California. He is a former actor and an entrepreneur.

    David Travis has a son named Reid with his wife Kathy Garver
    David and Kathy with their son Reid Garver Travis.

    David’s son has acted in television shows and motion pictures, including Black August (2007), Nash Bridges (1996), and Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure (1993). Reid appears to be less active in the industry because he has always had a greater interest in business than in movies. He has not had a film or television series released since 2007.

    According to reports, Reid is actively involved in business and entrepreneurship, continuing his father’s legacy.

    Was David in any Relationship before Marrying Kathy?

    Yes, David was in at least one relationship in the past from which he shares one son, Scott. We first came to know about David’s son when Kathy posted a picture on Instagram with the caption “Stepson Scott with Nine week old Rescue dog Sidney at lunch in Calabasas”.

    David Travis has a son from former relationship.
    David Travis’s son, Scott from a former relationship.

    Looking at how Kathy is close with her stepson, it’s fair to assume David is not estranged from his son Scott.

    David is Recovering from an Accident

    On June 10, 2023, Kathy took to her Instagram and revealed that her spouse David had been in an accident. Reportedly, he fell from a cliff but is now recovering.


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    A post shared by Kathy Garver (@kgcissy)

    Thankfully, David didn’t have any other major problems from the mishap. He is doing fine as of now.

    How Much is David Travis’ Net Worth?

    Being in the business world since the beginning, David surely has earned a lot of money from his career. If we try to put a stamp into his net worth figure then it will be around $800,000.

    Besides, David enjoys a rather lavish life with his wife. They live in the Bay Area, which is one of the most expensive places to live in the US.

    Quick Facts
    Full Name David Travis
    Birth Place America
    Birthday March 14, 1946
    Age 77 years
    Zodiac Pisces
    Nationality American
    Ethnicity Caucasian
    Profession Business Executive
    Net Worth $800,000
    Sexuality Straight
    Marital Status Married
    Spouse Kathy Garver Travis (m. 1981)
    Children 2 (Reid and Scott)