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Sonja “Sunshine” Davis, age 48

Sonja “Sunshine” Davis was born January 15, 1975 to Faye Colbert and Grant (Rosilyn Handy- Kelley) Kelly. She confessed her faith in Jesus Christ at an early age.

She was a graduate of the Little Rock Central High School. She’s also a military veteran with multiple awards.

She was preceded in death by her son DeTonio “Dee” Davis, brother Antonio Davis, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and other loved ones.

She leaves to cherish her memory daughter Jasmine Everett, fiancé Sherman Phillips, brother Eric Davis, sister LaToya (Andre) Covington, a host of sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews, family, and friends.

A visitation will be held on Saturday, September 9, 2023 at 12:00pm with a funeral service starting at 1:00pm at Bountiful Blessings World Fellowship; 4424 W. 30th Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204. Interment to follow at Arkansas Memorial Gardens.

Memorials can be made directly to A Natural State Funeral Service to help the family with the funeral.

Arrangements by A Natural State Funeral Service 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076. 501-982-3400. Online guestbook available at


  • Audra Patterson Posted September 2, 2023 12:24 AM

    Sonja was like a sister to me.I am going to miss her.Jasmine you are all prayers.

  • LaToya Covington Posted September 8, 2023 8:39 AM

    My very first friend, my best friend, my heart, my big sister you are truly missed and will forever be missed
    We were supposed to grow old with each other. Sit on the porch, travel, and go through difficult journeys together. It’s going to be hard but I’m going to keep going strong as you would want me to. Forever in our hearts. I’ll miss you my Sunshine. From your little sister. #DoubleTrouble

  • Juana Palmer Posted September 8, 2023 8:43 PM

    Sonya was my niece and we were in the military together. She was a very loving person. She loves her family. She will be royal missed.

  • Ronald Hollis Jr Posted September 9, 2023 10:10 AM

    I’m going to miss you cousin. Can’t believe you’re gone this soon but you will forever remain in our hearts. You were truly the Sunshine in many lives. Until we meet again. See you in the morning.

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