In an unfortunate turn of events former Super Model Naomi SIms passed away at the age of 61. According to the Examiner:
She was born in Mississippi and grew up as a foster child in Pittsburgh. Sims modeled in the late 1960s, and according to her Web site, appeared on the cover of ‘Life’ magazine in 1969.
She mingled with the likes of Salvador Dali and Andy Warhol, but in 1976 focused on a line of beauty products for African American women called the Naomi Sims Collection. She has also written five books on health, beauty, and success for the African American woman.
World Bride Magazine sends our condolences to her family, friends and fans.