Anna Shannon, who stands 5 feet 4 inches (1.62 meters) tall, is a reality star who appeared in the hit reality show Here Comes Honey Boo Boo.
Unlike any other celebrity, she has a unique story to tell. Anna experienced abuse, pregnancy, heartbreak, and family drama at a young age.
Anna Shannon: Age, Family
Anna Shannon was born on August 28, 1994 in Rockford, Alabama to parents June Shannon and David Dunn.
She is the eldest of four children born to her mother. June was too young to care for her mother when she was born. As a result, she considered adopting Anna for her aunt and uncle, Janice and James Shannon.
However, the paperwork was never completed, and Anna was raised by her maternal grandmother, Sandra.
Anna, like every other child, did not have the opportunity to have a happy childhood. Throughout her childhood, she alternated between her mother’s and grandmother’s homes.
Later, her mother, who was starring in the show Honey Boo Boo, promised Anna that she would get her own house if she shot the show for a year.
Anna was sexually abused by her mother’s then-boyfriend, Mark McDaniel, while she was in her mother’s custody. Anna, who had been abused, was disturbed, but she alerted her teacher, who later contacted the authorities.
Anna’s mother, on the other hand, was said to be skeptical of her own daughter’s story. Mama June was agitated and made no attempt to support her own blood.
Mama June’s boyfriend was charged with rape, child molestation, aggravated child molestation, enticing a child for indecent purposes, and aggravated sexual battery, as the saying goes.
Nonetheless, Mark was released from prison in 2014, and upon his release, he was spotted with mama June again, leading to the cancellation of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo.
Relationship Status: Single?
Moving on to Anna’s love life, she is currently dating her current boyfriend, Eldridge Toney. On their respective Instagram accounts, the couple can be seen enjoying their love life.
On April 17, 2019, Anna Shannon was photographed with her boyfriend, Eldridge Toney (Photo: Anna Shannon’s Instagram).
However, her previous love life was not as pleasant as her current one. Previously, she was dating her boyfriend, Caleb Clark.
Anna, like her Mama June, became pregnant as a teenager. When she became pregnant, her mother asked her to appear on the show Here Comes Honey Boo Boo in order to increase the number of viewers.
In 2012, Anna gave birth to her daughter, Kaitlyn Elizabeth. Her daughter was born with four fingers and two thumbs; in November 2016, one of her thumbs was amputated. Unfortunately, Anna and her baby daddy did not end up together and eventually divorced.
Following her breakup with her ex-boyfriend, she married her husband Michael Cardwell in May 2014. Kylee Madison, her second daughter, was born in 2015 to her and her husband.
Anna’s marriage with her husband ended in divorce, and she relocated back to Georgia with her two children.