Anansa Sims is a plus-size model from the United States who is best known for being the daughter of actress Beverly Johnson and musician Danny Sims. She works in the plus size department of Wilhelmina modeling agency and was one of the models who posed nude for Glamour US in 2009.
She is also the mother of four children and is known for her romantic relationship with NBA player Matt Barnes.
Three Children With Her Ex-Husband Anansa’s romantic past with her ex-husband, David Patterson, dates back to 2008. David threw the romantic sparkles over Anansa after discovering they shared similar core values, and they began dating.
Anansa and David married on July 10, 2010, at First Congregational Church in Columbus, Ohio, after enjoying a friendship for a few years.
She and David, a state farm insurance agent and entrepreneur from Upland, California, had three children during their marriage. On July 6, 2011, they welcomed their first child, a daughter named Ava Brielle Patterson.
David Bernard Patterson III was born on November 6, 2012, and Dean Danny Benjamin Patterson was born on June 20, 2014. Dean graduated from pre-school in July of this year.
Despite the fact that they enjoyed their parental responsibilities, their marriage gradually fell apart. They were unable to carry out their agreement, and on May 17, 2017, Anansa filed a divorce petition against David in the Superior Courts of San Bernardino County.
Until August 2018, their divorce case was still pending.
Boyfriend’s Current Relationship
Anansa twisted her romantic webs against NBA player Matt Barnes after her marriage with David Patterson ended.
The twosome met during their undergraduate years at the University of California, Los Angeles, and reconnected after Anansa’s marriage to David was annulled, and began dating in June 2018. The lovebirds stunned their fans with the news of Anansa’s pregnancy just a few months after they started dating.
On December 8, 2018, Anansa and her NBA hunk Matt welcomed their son Ashton Jospeh Barnes into the world. Aside from being a supportive father, the NBA player is also a supportive boyfriend, having gifted Anansa with a 2019 Cadillac Escalade for Christmas in December 2018.
The lovebirds have been savoring their romantic inbounds for over a year now.
Estimated Net Worth
Despite having a successful career as a plus-sized model, Anansa Sims has managed to keep her net worth and earnings secret. She works in the plus size department of the Wilhelmina Modeling Agency as a model. Her mother, Beverly Johnson, is an American model and actress with a huge net worth of $5 million.
Aside from that, she has a romantic relationship with her NBA player boyfriend, Matt Barnes, who has an approximate net worth of $10 million and receives $3.4 million per year.
Anansa Sims was born on December 27th, 1978, in New York City, New York, United States. Beverly Johnson and Danny Sims, her celebrity parents, raised her and her three siblings, Jelani, Stacey, and Eddie. Beverly was an American model and actress, while Danny was a musician best known for being the man behind the success of Bob Marley, the iconic singer. Danny, her father, died of colon cancer on October 3, 2012.
The plus-sized model, who is 40 years old and Afro-American, stands at 5 feet and 7 inches tall. She lost a significant amount of weight after giving birth to her fourth child, Ashton, in 2018. ’45 Down, 15 to go,’ she wrote on Instagram about her weight loss.