g Anna Shannon-Cardwell
Nickname(s) Chickadee
Gender Female
Born August 28, 1994
Home Rockford, Alabama
Age 23
Occupation Housewife
Hobbies Eating, sleeping, taking care of Kaitlyn and Kylee, looking at toe pictures
June Shannon (mother)
David Dunn (birth father)
Jessica Shannon (half-sister)
Lauryn Hazel Shannon (half-sister)
Alana Thompson (half-sister)
Candace Dunn (half-sister)
Michael Cardwell (husband, separated)
Kaitlyn Elizabeth Shannon (daughter)
Kylee Madison Cardwell (daughter)
Alexandra "Sandra" Hale (grandmother)

Ella Grace Efrid (Niece).

Love Interests Caleb Clark (former boyfriend and Kaitlyn's possible birth father)
Mitch Brewer (ex-boyfriend)

Anna Marie Cardwell (neé Shannon) is the eldest daughter of June "Mama June" Shannon and David Dunn. She is the older half-sister of Jessica, Lauryn and Alana as well as the mother of Kaitlyn and Kylee.

Life EventsEdit

  • She had a baby shower in season 1.
  • She was eleven when Alana was born.
  • She shares her birthday with Alana.
  • Anna was once in the custody of her grandmother so that June could move in with her boyfriend.
  • She had bangs when she lived with her grandmother but let them grow by the time she moved in with her mother.
  • She was never overweight like her siblings as she lived with her grandmother nearly all of her life and was only left with a little bit of belly fat after Kaitlyn's birth.
  • According to Alana, Anna has a "Weird Skinny Gene" which prevents her from getting fat.
  • When Anna was born June attempted to give Anna up to June's brother Jimmy and his wife Janice Shannon, although it never happened because June never officially gave up her parental rights.
  • Mama June asked Anna to move in with her when she got pregnant as she thought Anna's pregnancy would be good for ratings.
  • She spent her 19th birthday with Kaitlyn and Michael.
  • She moved out of the house as soon as she got engaged to Michael.
  • She got married on May 25, 2014 in Georgia.
  • Prior to Kylee's birth Anna stated that she wants two more kids now that she is married to Michael.
  • She and Michael moved on August 11th to Ivey, Georgia with Kaitlyn.
  • Anna was four years old when her birth father went to court.
  • She met Michael on April 3, 2013 and got engaged to him on December 19th, 2013.
  • She moved to Alabama on May 20th, 2014.
  • She got a tattoo on her shoulder with Michael to celebrate their marriage.
  • Anna peed on the couch once June 10, 2014.
  • She wears glasses.
  • She was invited to the family house boat vacation.
  • She had a wrestling theme at her wedding shower.
  • She wanted to move to Alabama because she felt there is no reason for her to stay in Georgia.
  • Her birth father did not show up for the wedding. 
  • She was molested at the age of 8 by Mark McDaniel. She was abused a lot when her mother was at work.
  • Mama June stole 20 thousand dollars from her to buy a car for McDaniel.
  • She had her second daughter on December 9th, 2015 seven days before the due date.
  • She is hoping her next baby will be a boy.
  • Michael believes Anna to be "the strongest wife in the world".
  • She has her father and paternal relatives as friends on facebook.
  • Anna has a tattoo of Kaitlyn's name and date of birth on the left side of her lower stomach.
  • She dislikes fondant.
  • She and Michael had split in April 2017]
  • She became an Aunt at 23 years old.

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