Obituary for Sonya Valentin
Sonya Lee Thomas Woods Yocom Valentin, age 77, of Cleveland, Virginia passed away Thursday (May 18, 2017) at her home. Born November 28, 1939 in Kentucky, she was a daughter of the late Dentis Lee and Bluma Deloris Adams Thomas. She enjoyed sewing and making quilts with her sister. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, James Woods, her second husband, Billy Joe Yocom, children, Timothy Yocom, Jimmy Woods, and one infant daughter, brother, Charlie Bill Thomas, and sister, Rose Cothern.
Survivors include eight children, Joey B. Yocom and wife, Vicki, Tina L. Yocom, Julie A. Schroeder and husband, Raymond, Vickie Barton, Marcia Woods, Larry Woods and wife, Karen, Mark Valentin, and Eric Valentin; grandchildren, Chrissy Combs, Timothy Yocom, Nicholas Yocom, Courtney Adams-Yocom, Joseph Yocom, Donna Ball, James Barton, Sally Belcher, Jackie White, James Moore, Marissa Woods, Trista Woods, Belendia Beaty, Denise Booth, Ashleigh Valentin, Brien Valentin and Christina Valentin; sister, Willa Thomas; brothers, Jerry Neil Thomas and Darhl Dennis Thomas; eighteen great-grandchildren, one expected great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM Sunday in the Honaker Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mike Cook officiating. Interment will follow in the Ketron Memorial Gardens in Lebanon, Virginia.
Pallbearers will be grandchildren, relatives, and friends.
The family will receive friends at the Honaker Funeral Home after 5 PM Saturday.
Online condolences may be made at www.honakerfuneralhome.net.