Elisabeth Omilami AKA Aunt Liz from “Porsha’s Family Matters” is the aunt of Porsha Williams. She is one of the sisters of her late father Hosea Williams II. Learn more about Aunt Liz in this Elisabeth Omilami Bio where you can learn about her husband, net worth, and family details.
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Meet Elisabeth Omilami, Porsha Williams’s Aunt
By now everyone knows that Porsha Williams hailed from a historic family. Her father was one of the five children born to Civil Rights activist Hosea Williams and his wife Juanita Terry Williams. Besides Porsha’s father Hosea Williams II, Elisabeth is the second child from the Williams family that got wider attention for her work.
She lost her father on 16 November 2000. Whereas her mother died on 23 August 2020 at the age of 75 because of a form of anemia.
Before her parents, Elisabeth lost her brother Hosea Williams II on 21 September 1998. The cause of his death was revealed to be complications from a bone marrow transplant performed 1 1/2 months ago.
Hosea II was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia in 1997. A family friend revealed he underwent a bone marrow transplant and was doing well until about two weeks before his death.
Elisabeth Omilami AKA Aunt Liz On Family Matters
Porsha Williams’s Family Matters has been well received by her fans thus far. In the show, we have been introduced to Aunt Liz. Porsha’s family has got a show of her own on Bravo TV. Her appearance on Real Housewives Of Atlanta has earned her a large number of fans.
Hence, the traction from the RHOA put Porsha and her family in a new show. Catch up on the show to the new drama.
Elisabeth Omilami AKA Aunt Liz Husband
Elisabeth Omilami married her husband Afemo Omilami in 1977. Out of their marriage, Elisabeth and her actor husband ended up having two children Awodele Omilami and Juanita Omilami. Furthermore, Awodele married Tara and they had a at least one son named Adeyemi.
Moreover, daughter Juanita Ramey married Brandon Ramey and had at least one baby named Perpetua. She and her husband are grandparents to five grandchildren.
Equally important, Afemo Omilami, according to his IMDB, was born on 13 December 1950. He hailed from Petersburg, Virginia, USA. Some of his notable works to date are Saints & Sinners, True Detective, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, Law & Order, In the Heat of the Night, Trading Places, Forest Gump, Sweet Home Alabama, and among notable others.
How Much Is Elisabeth Omilami AKA Aunt Liz Net Worth?
Elisabeth Omiliami AKA Aunt Liz’s net worth is close to $2 million. The daughter of a civil rights leader rose to prominence as the CEO of Hosea Feed The Hungry. She later moved to New York City, where she collaborated with a number of notables, including Melvin Van Peebles, Woodie King, Dr. Barbara Anteer of the National Black Theatre, and Rosetta Lenore.
Furthermore, Elisabeth staged plays by Atlanta playwrights, such as Ray IcIver’s “God is a Guess What?” Her experiences in New York City influenced her decision to raise her children in Atlanta, and she relocated back to the south. During a march organized by a group of concerned citizens, she was the only woman arrested and held in the Forsyth County Jail. One week after her arrest, KKK attacked her and marched with 50,000 others in the second march.
Simultaneously, her international mission trips have included ten years in Haiti, South Africa, Kenya, and Uganda, and her trip to the Philippines resulted in her founding the first school for the Bl’aan tribe there, which has resulted in many students graduating and going to college in Manilla. Elisabeth has grown Hosea into a year-round organization with a budget of nearly $2 million, in collaboration with her husband, Mr. Omilami.
Likewise, she pursued an acting career in addition to her civil work. She was a former assistant to late actor Melvin Van Peebles. In the late 1980s, she worked as a personal secretary for Peebles’ production company, YEH. She played Miss Emma Glenn in Dominion Entertainment Group’s production of ‘A Lesson Before Dying’ in Decatur, Georgia in 2017.
Finally, other notable works of her to date are; American Soul, Ray, The Wonderful World of Disney, I’ll Fly Away, and The Bill Collector among a few others.
Elisabeth is a graduate of Hampton University’s theater department.
How Old Is Elisabeth Omilami AKA Aunt Liz?
Elisabeth Omilami AKA Aunt Liz was born on 18 February 1951. She turned 70 years old in 2021.
Where Does Elisabeth Omilami AKA Aunt Liz Live?
Elisabeth Omilami lives in Atlanta, Gerogia.
How Tall Is Elisabeth Omilami AKA Aunt Liz?
As for her height, Elisabeth Omilami stands tall at 5 feet 5.5 inches.
Is Elisabeth Omilami AKA Aunt Liz On Instagram?
Yes, Elisabeth is on Instagram. Her account is (@eomilami).