1967 - 2023
Sonia Regina "Gina" Williams of Las Vegas, Nevada, passed away on July 8, 2023 at UMC Hospital after being struck by a Jeep Cherokee while crossing the street. She succumbed to her injuries at the hospital.
Sonia was born in Los Angeles, California in 1967. After graduating high school, she attended Long Beach College where she studied Computer Operations. Sonia eventually changed her career path and became a Medical Assistant. At the time of her passing, she had retired from her career and had been caring for her disabled brother. Additionally, she had been in the process of obtaining her license to open an Adult Daycare for the disabled and elderly. Sonia was beloved by her family and friends for her selfless nature, her ability to make everyone laugh, her kindness, and her willingness to open her home to anyone who needed it. She was an exceptional mother to her six children, always supporting and encouraging them, and a devoted wife to Rickey, whose best memory of her was their first kiss and their wedding day. Her children each have their own special memories of her: Rickey Jr., remembers being told how handsome and proud she was of him, while rubbing his face; Kia, remembers her being understanding and supportive; Tae, remembers her being the funniest person in the family; Rejasia, remembers her being an enthusiastic supporter of their musical endeavors; Rajohn, remembers her correcting him on what his real name when he called her phone; and Trish, remembers shopping and dancing with her and hearing how much she loved her. Sonia was an amazing woman who was remembered for her incredible love for her family and for her passion for karaoke, dancing, and music. Sonia is survived by her six children, Reandra Drew, Rickey Drew Jr., Renyrickea Drew, Tony Hall, Rejasia Coleman, and Rajohn Coleman; her four siblings, Tricia Lane, Audra Amos, Andrew Williams, and Jami Amos; Grandmother, Janie Watson and her Brother in Law Selvie Lane Jr.; and her thirteen grandchildren, Ayr'ius, Robert Jr., Rickey III, Tay'Lonni, Tae'onna, Alana, Jasia, Trey, Adrian, Navaeh, and Princess. Sonia was preceded in death by her Mother Louise Williams; her Father David Williams; her Sister Jene Colby; her brother in law Jeffrey Colby; her granddaughter Syn'siere; and her granddoggie King. A memorial service for Sonia will take place on July 29, 2023 at 2:00 P.m. at Davis Mortuary. Following the service, a repast will be held at Tricia's home located at 4209
Bridesmaid Falls Ave., N. Las Vegas, NV 89085. The repast will be held at the Club House in Tricia's community. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions, blue balloons and expressions of love and support.