The funeral service will be at conducted at 11:00 A.M., Friday, May 23, 2014 at Shady Grove Baptist Church in Ideal, Georgia. The Reverend David Thomas, pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow at 1:00 P.M. in the Andersonville National Cemetery in Andersonville, Georgia.
Mrs. Sonya McMillian Miller was born in Atlanta, Georgia on August 15, 1967 to to Mary Harris McMillian and the late Mr. Edward Lee McMillian. She accepted Jesus Christ as her personal savior at an early age. Sonya was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church in Ideal, Georgia. She received her education through the Macon County School system and was a 1985 graduate of Macon County High School in Montezuma, Georgia. Sonya went on to further her education at South Georgia Technical College in Americus, Georgia earning a Diploma in Administrative Assistant. On March 19, 2002, Sonya was joined in holy matrimony to the late Lenorris V. Miller. After many years of dedicated services, Sonya retired from Davita Healthcare Center as a Dialysis Technician.
Left behind with a legacy of love and memories are her two devoted children, Kyler T. Phelps and Nickolas E. Phelps, both of Montezuma, Georgia; mother, Mary Harris McMillian, Oglethorpe, Georgia; four loving siblings, Kimberly Paster, Gwendolyn McKenzie, both of Oglethorpe, Georgia, Michael Harpe, Byron, Georgia, and Wylonda Jones (Alfred), Lithonia, Georgia; uncle and aunts, Earl Jean Harris (Aurora), Augusta, Georgia, Fred Turner, Atlanta, Georgia, Laura Ann Harris, Oglethorpe, Georgia, Earnest Gaddy, Lorice Washington, both of North Carolina; a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
- Sonya Collier-Martin(Thursday, May 22 14 01:53 pm EDT)
With deepest sympathy from my family to yours.......God is still in charge so continue to look to Him for your strength.
- Stacey D. Jones(Thursday, May 22 14 12:49 pm EDT)
To Ms. McMillian, Kyler & Nickolas may the love of God and the presence of The Holy Spirit be a comfort at this time. Cherish and hold dear to your heart the sweet loving memories of Sonya. She is resting now from labor to reward. May God keep and bless you all.
- shanika smith(Thursday, May 22 14 12:13 pm EDT)
with deepest sympathy. Prayers go out to your lovely children and family. You will truly be missed at PNC Bank.
- Helen Journey -Walters & Family(Thursday, May 22 14 12:11 pm EDT)
With deepest sincere sympathy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Sonya will be dearly missed and may the Lord give her kids the comfort and strength they need now and forever..
- MARTHA A. SANDERS/Atlanta, Georgia(Thursday, May 22 14 11:20 am EDT)
To Sonya's family members I am deeply saddened to hear about Sonya's passing. Although I have not seen her in years I reflect back on the days when we were classmates at Macon County High where she was always had a smile on her face and appeared to be a friendly person. May you Rest In Peace (classmate 1985 Macon County High)
- VIVIANNE M.HARRIS(Thursday, May 22 14 10:37 am EDT)
WITH MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES I WILL PRAY FOR THE FAMILY AND MOSTLY THE KIDS,FROM MY FAMILY TO YOURS.
- Rick Gaines(Thursday, May 22 14 09:25 am EDT)
Please accept my deepest condolences on the passing of your beloved one.
- Carolyn Jones Glover(Wednesday, May 21 14 03:45 pm EDT)
So sorry to hear of Sonya's passing. May God be with her children, her mother and all of the Harris Family. Our Prayers and support are with you.." Lord, you will refresh the weary an the faint. (Jer. 31:25)
- Mechelle Miller(Wednesday, May 21 14 03:24 pm EDT)
Kim, Gwen and family - I was so sorry to hear of your loss. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless.