Former Monk Wins Tennessee's Largest Powerball Jackpot ($259M). Here's What He's Doing With $$$.

Roy Cockrum once committed to a life of poverty as a monk, but that life is far behind him. He is now the winner of the $259 million Powerball jackpot, Tennessee’s largest ever.
Cockrum, 58, of Knoxville, appeared at the Tennessee Lottery headquarters in Nashville Thursday to claim the jackpot. He plans to accept a lump sum payment of $115 million.

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