Sonja Lynn Fields , age 57, died peacefully October 18 , 2018 after fighting brain cancer.
Sonja is survived by husband Jamie of 35 years, son Justin , and daughter Mallory, and her husband Rich Poythress, granddaughter Reagan, father John D Jensen , two sisters Nancy, and her husband David Thomson, Dina Jensen, two brothers, Randy, Richard and their families, mother-in-law -law Betty Johnson , Billy Fields Jr, Sonny and Laurie Fields , Michael Fields, along with many nieces and nephews ,and especially her dogs Dooley&Maggie.
She was predeceased by mother Frances Jensen , and brother David Jensen.
She grew up on Rio-Vista after moving to Savannah from Long-Island NY as her father was one of the pioneers at Gulfstream. Sonja spent her life loving her family, especially her two children Mallory and Justin. She had a passion for kids as she volunteered on Wednesdays nights and Sunday mornings for the children’s service at church. She loved going on Carnival cruises throughout her short life and loved spending time with her family at the beach home at Tybee. Her heart was filled with love from our lord as she enjoyed her Calvary church family.
She spent 39 years with her Gulfstream family of friends and never ran across a financial un-balance she couldn’t figure out very quickly. She claimed she had some great leaders along her journey at Gulfstream from James Bradbury to Bill Skinner to Dan Clare .
She will be greatly missed by her loving family and friends who had the pleasure of knowing her.
A memorial service will be held at o’clock Monday , October , 2018, at 11:00 am in the sanctuary of Calvary Baptist Temple. Visitation will be from 9:30 am to 11:00 am. Her cremated remains will be spread in a private ceremony. In lieu of flowers the family suggest donations be made to Calvary Baptist Temple