Rumors that Kyle and Pattie Petty are divorced are unsubstantiated, as of 2015. Pattie insists that they are not divorced and are not planning to divorce, despite having separated. The two reside in separate states.
In a 2012 interview, Pattie stated that she was residing in Tennessee, while Kyle was living in North Carolina. She stated that she was aware of rumors surrounding Kyle's cheating, but acknowledged that he was a troubled individual who needed to work through his problems.
Kyle has been publicly open in conversation about his admiration of other women and no longer wears his wedding ring.