Siohvaughn Funches is an American author, public speaker, and counselor. She is the former wife of professional NBA player Dwyane Wade. Read this article to know her net worth, age, salary, and husband’s details.
Funches was born on September 6, 1981, as Siohvaughn L. Funches. She grew up in Chicago, Illinois. Her parents divorced when she was three. Her only sibling, Garrica LeAnna Woods passed on as a teenager.
After graduating from Harold L. Richards High School, Funches moved to Wisconsin to live with her boyfriend, Dwyane Wade and attend Marquette University. In 2009, she graduated from the University of Phoenix in Psychology. After receiving her professional certification in counseling from Capella University, she studied Law at John Marshall Law School till 2014.
Funches founded a nonprofit organization named “A Woman’s Worth Foundation, Inc.” in 2006. The aforementioned organization works to help domestic violence survivors to live a better life. After 10 years, she published a book about her relationship with Wade. The book is titled “The True Story for God’s Glory: The Life of Siohvaughn L. Funches-Wade”. Also, in 2019, Funches made her podcasting debut, with the show “Faith Comes by Hearing”. There she talks about practical provisions for people’s lives, families and careers.
Siohvaughn Funches Personal Information:
|Full Name||Siohvaughn L. Funches|
|Birthdate||6 September 1981|
|Height||5 ft 6 in (167 cm)|
|Birthplace||Chicago, Illinois, USA|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
|Father name||Frank Funches|
|Mother name||Darlene Funches|
Born on September 6, 1981, Funches is currently 40 years old.
The ex-wife of a former NBA player is 5 ft 6 in (167 cm) tall and weighs 60 kgs.
Siohvaughn Funches is the ex-wife of the former professional basketball player, Dwyane Wade. Wade previously played for Miami Heat, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Chicago Bulls.
The pair met in high school and got married on May 18, 2002. The same year, they welcomed their first son “Zaire Blessing”. Wade postponed his NBA draft for an entire year to stay home with his wife and son. They had another son “Zion Wade” in 2007, who currently goes by the name “Zaya”.
Funches filed for divorce in 2007, stating domestic violence and aggression to be the reason. Then in 2010, the divorce was finalized and the ex-husband got the sole custody of two children in 2011. Wade married actress Gabrielle Union in 2014. Interestingly, Gabrielle told Funches at the 2005 All-Star Game event to tell her husband she was a big fan of his.
Siohvaughn Funches’ Net Worth and Salary:
Funches has a net worth of $5.5 million in 2022. The bulk of her net worth comes from the divorce settlement with her ex-husband Dwyane Wade. There she received a settlement of $5 million, a home in Chicago, and four cars. She also has a long successful career as an author, public speaker, and businesswoman. She also has developed her real estate investment farm.
Recent News About Siohvaughn Funches:
Funches is currently working at “The Mediation Matters Firm”. The firm provides a variety of professional dispute resolution alternative services to its clients. She is also working as the CEO of her nonprofit organization “A Woman’s Worth Foundation, Inc.”. The organization helps survivors of domestic violence to reform their life.