November 15, 1961 - January 21, 2020
Sonya Latrice George Yancey was born November 15, 1961 to the late Mr. Willie Ervin George and Mrs. Betty Doris Askew George. Sonya departed this life on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. Sonya, affectionately known as “Toon”, had a very colorful personality, and was known to spread her laughter to everyone she knew. She was also blessed with a multitude of talents ranging from interior design, culinary arts, landscaping, jewelry design, and she also had a sincere passion for fashion. At an early age Sonya joined Zion Grove Baptist Church where she served faithfully until she transitioned to her heavenly home. She was a member of the Zion Grove Young Adult Choir, Mass Choir, and the Zion Grove Kitchen Committee. Sonya was a graduate of Morrow High School located in Clayton County, Georgia. Upon graduating she became employed at Asbury First in Hapeville, Georgia. Most recently she worked in Childcare Development for Rex Childcare and Little Green Acres. Sonya was united in holy matrimony to Ronald Lee Yancey. To this union, three children were born. She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband Ronald Lee Yancey, one son; Ronald “Dan” Yancey; two daughters, Keirra Letrice Yancey-Bey (Malik), Ceondra Ra’shea Yancey; two grandchildren, Jaliq Harris and Dominic Bey; one sister, Trina Lemon (Terry); four aunts, Patricia Green, Lynette Anthony, Angela Askew, Sarah George; two great-aunts, Dorothy Woods, Annie Lois Williams; four uncles, Drake Askew, Cedric George, Anorthia George, Dea. Bobby Dodson; one great-uncle, Raymond Clark; two brother-in-laws, Gary Yancey (Geraldine), Min. Stanley Yancey; one sister-in-law, Cynthia Yancey; four nieces; Travonka Lemon, Deonna Yancey, Destanee Yancey, Neisha Yancey, two nephews; Jonathan Yancey, Joshua Yancey; one godson; Allen Pittman, an “honorary” uncle, Walter Hagins, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Sonya Latrice George Yancey was born November 15, 1961 to the late Mr. Willie Ervin George and Mrs. Betty Doris Askew George. Sonya departed this life on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. Sonya, affectionately known as “Toon”, had a... View Obituary & Service Information
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