Lasonia Marsa Jenkins

May 10, 1965 - May 10, 2013


Lasonia Marsa Jenkins, of Redford, Mich., went to be with the Lord on May 10, 2013, in her home after a lengthy illness.

She was born May 10, 1965, in Sandusky. She graduated from Sandusky High School in 1984. Lasonia worked for Family Social Services in Detroit.

She liked to cook, read books and poems, crochet and buy hand made jewelry. She was baptized at age 12 in Sandusky.

She is survived by her father, Elder Nacomis N. (Betty) Jenkins; her mother, Mrs. Lula M. Jenkins; stepmother, Elder Vivian M. Reid; one sister, Lynette C. Jenkins; one brother, Dimitries D. Jenkins; two stepbrothers, Pastor Dennis J. (Geraldine) Richey Sr. and Elder James D. (Lornen) Richey; uncles, aunts, cousins nephews and godchildren; and fiance, Williams A. Peterson.

She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Mary Matthews, and her great-grandmother, Rose Jenkins.

Visitation will be 1-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, at Fisher Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 24501 Five Mile Road, Redford Township, Mich, where family hour will be at noon Wednesday, March 22, in the main chapel followed by funeral services at 12:30 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to Elder Vivian M. Reid, 1117 Wamajo Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870.