Brooke Smitherman
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Mansfield, Texas


Cody Tarrant (ex-husband)
Phil Wallace (boyfriend)


Brody Tarrant (son; with Cody)
Ryley Tarrant (daughter; with Cody)



Brooke Smitherman is a 16-year-old girl from Mansfield, Texas who becomes pregnant by her boyfriend of two years, Cody Ryan Tarrant. She and Cody get married before their child is born.

The episode focuses on Cody's struggles to graduate high school early, so he can take care of the baby after he's born which would allow Brooke to complete high school.

On January 28, 2010, she gives birth to their son, Brody Ryan Tarrant. The remainder of the episode focuses on the difficulties of parenting and how the relationship between Brooke & Cody continues to remain strong despite the struggles of teen parenthood.

On December 18, 2012, Brooke gave birth to her second child, daughter Ryley Jean Tarrant. She and Cody divorced in 2015.

As of 2017, she is dating a man named Phil Wallace (who has a daughter from a previous relationship).