ALLEN, Sonya Burdette of Tampa made her transition home to Glory Thursday, June 12, 2014. Memorial services June 21, 2014, at 9:30 am. at Ray Williams Memorial Chapel, 301 North Howard Avenue. Ms. Sonya Burdette Allen was born Sept. 4, 1954 in Tampa, to the late Odell J. Allen, Sr. and Lula Bell Nelson Allen. She was preceded in death by her parents, Odell J. Allen, Sr. and Lula Bell Nelson Allen; and nephew, Anthony C. Allen. She leaves to carry on and cherish her memory: a loving daughter, Alexis Allen-Cameron (fiance`Marcel Primous); brother, Odell J. Allen, Jr.; sister, Sherry Allen Hall (David); nephews, Mario, Bryce; nieces, Lana, Rachel, DaVonni; great-niece, Nia; great-nephew, Tahj; aunts, Easter Mae and Gladys; uncles, Lamarcus and Lespy; first cousins, Robert, Delores, Sandra, Shirley, Marva, Raymond and Juanita, Jeanette, Rudolph, Craig, Randy, Cindy, Ivan, Rev. Debra, Dr. Lespy, Michael, Wendell, Catherine, Cecelia, Rev. Benjamin, Evette, Vickie, Karen, Sharon, Ricky, Bernadette, Fred, Lolita, Armando, David, Wayne, David F., Glynis, Vanette; like a son, Claras; special friends, Ann, Lisa, Rene; and a host of other sorrowing relatives and friends. Arrangements entrusted to Ray Williams Funeral Home, Rhodes & Northern, Owners, 301 N. Howard Avenue. www.raywilliamsfuneralhome.com.
Ray Williams Funeral Home, Inc.
301 North Howard Avenue
Tampa, FL 33606
Published in the Tampa Bay Times on June 20, 2014