The former president of the Louisiana Pawnbrokers Association, Jimmie “Big Daddy” DeRamus is hailed as a walking encyclopedia and frequently called upon across the country for his expertise. Having collected memorabilia and antiques since he was a boy, he opened this museum-like pawnshop, Silver Dollar, over 25 years ago. Big Daddy says his vast knowledge is what makes his business the best in the USA.
Jimmie, and his family, opened Silver Dollar over 25 years ago.
Peggy is the glue that holds it all together.
Tammie runs the day-to-day operations at Silver Dollar.
Johnnie has worked at Silver Dollar for just over 3 years.