|Sonya R. Harris|
|February 26, 1969 - March 04, 2012|
|Visitation: 11:00am to service time Monday March 12, 2012 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Rock Island|
|Funeral Service: 12 Noon Monday March 12, 2012 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Rock Island|
|Interment: , at Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery |
| Sonya R. Harris, 43, of Davenport, IA, died Sunday March 4, 2012 at Genesis West, Davenport.|
Services are 12:00 p.m. Monday at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030 – 7th Ave., Rock Island, IL, where visitation will be one hour prior to services. Burial will be at Davenport Memorial Park, Davenport. Memorials may be made to the family.
Sonya was born February 26, 1969 in Davenport, a daughter of Sam Benjamin and Evelyn Harris. She graduated from Davenport North High School in 1987.
She was a childcare provider in her home for 19 years. She was a member of the Good News Center, Davenport, and enjoyed participating on their dance team.
Sonya will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, daughter, and sister. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, and will be greatly missed by all.
Surviving are her children, Jasmine Guy and Jania Guy, both of Davenport; grandchild, Jaydin Guy, Davenport; father, Sam Benjamin, Davenport; sisters, Wyvette Harris, Angie (Walter) Robinson, Elisha Carpenter, and Terae Benjamin, all of Davenport; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her mother.
sonya harris my sister,i love you very much,we are all gonna miss you so much sis, (RIP)
-- angie robinson
Sonya, words cannot express how I miss u. I love u with all my heart big sis. U r now with mom & u r in peace. I LOVE U SONYA.
Love ur baby sis, Lisha
-- Lisha Carpenter
My heart goes out to the entire "Harris Family" I remeber all of you ladies from the playgrounds of Audbon Elementary School.....May God comfort all of you and I trully am sorry for you. God Bless you all
-- Ricky Conner Sr.
My true best friend may you rest in peace I love you and I miss you so much.
-- Linda Barber
Jasmin and Jania, my heart goes out to the both of you after hearing the news about your mother. I pray that God will see you both through the days ahead. Just trust in Him and He will make a way. I'm at a lost for words, because I can just imagine how your hearts must be hurting... I love you both, and I will keep you in my prayers.
-- Cynthia Dean
Sonja was my boys favorite babysitter when they were young. They loved going to her house everyday and did not want to leave. We all miss you and love u so much. R.I.P
-- Johnnie Mae Olapade
To Jasmine and Janea and the entire Harris Family. We would like to express our sincere condolences toall of you. Sonja was a very geniue person with a kind heart and we wish miss her greatly. God will help you all through this difficult time. With all our Blessings. The Boyd Family
-- Minnie Boyd & The Boyd Family
Sonya was a wonderful person and she helped me raise my daughter Teleah...Sonya gave her the name of "Wookie". we miss her but we knw her legacy lives on in her children...Teleah loved Sonya so much!! Gone to Soon!
-- Lisa Thomas
Jasmine, I am so sorry for your loss. Your mom was an amazing woman. If you ever need anything please let me know-you can always find me at track practice. Stop by and bring the baby sometime. Coach Toohill
-- Mary Toohill
To the Harris family. We are truly sorry to hear of the loss of your sister. We will continue to keep you in our prayers.Love Barbara-Horace Pryor
-- Barbara- Horace Pryor- Gary Ind