LaVonda Shinelle Elliott- Lee, age 51, of Sacramento, CA, went home to be present with the Lord on January 19th, 2020. LaVonda Shinelle Elliott- Lee was born in Sacramento, CA to Patricia Jean Elliott and Nathaniel Potts Jr. on November 12, 1968. She went to school at Fairbanks Elementary, Rio Tierra Jr High and Grant Union High School. She married Lionel Lee on August 27th, 2002 in Sacramento, CA by Reverend Millian Lee, Sr. She later accepted the Lord Jesus Christ and was baptized at Nash Temple COGIC under Pastor Jacob Perry Jr. LaVonda found joy in praising and worshiping our Creator. She later became a member of Victory Restoration Center located 1969 Burnett Way in Sacramento CA under Pastor Richard and Tanya Schuhmeier. LaVonda is preceded in death by Devonte Elliott (son), Patricia Jean Elliott (mother) Nathaniel Potts Jr (father) Pastor Millian Lee Sr (father-in-law) Adele Lee (mother-in-law) Millian Lee Jr ( brother-in-law) Claudette Janice Elliott (grandmother), Everett Anderson (grandfather), Mildred Camille Elliott- Stanley (great grandmother), Johnny Booker Elliott (great grandfather), Mechelle Thompson (aunt), Princel Potts (aunt), Marva Ashley (great aunt), Merlene Hodge (great aunt), Verna Stanley (great aunt), Pearlie Davis (great aunt), Larry Potts (uncle), Johnny Bruce Elliott (great uncle), Lincoln Elliott Sr. (great uncle), Claude Thompson (1st cousin) Ronald Wysinger III (1st cousin) Shawn Collins Sr (2nd cousin) and Kimberly Lewis (2nd cousin). LaVonda, is survived by Lionel Lee husband and children: Darrelle Dixon Jr, Shayana McCoy, Lacey Henderson, DaMarcus Elliott, Jakobe Bowden, Shavonda Bowden, Jimmy Hearon, Camay Elliott- Moore, Ladele Lee, Irwin Lee, and stepson Jason Lee: brothers Robert Smith Jr, Aaron Potts, Desmond, and Demond Potts, Nathaniel Potts III, and Dametri Potts and brother-in-laws Gregory Lee, Allen Lee and Terry Lee: sisters Sophia Reynolds, Natalie Potts, and Destiny Potts: 10 Grandchildren; Aunts: Sheryl Williams, Kimberly Stark, Cynthia Merritt, Nechema Rose and Lawana Potts Uncles: Daniel Bean Jr, Gerald Bean, Sr. and Henry Hymes Jr, Great aunt: Melinda Murphy and Great-great aunt: Josie Gaines; Great uncles Leon Murphy Jr, Levell Murphy Sr and Gregory Murphy Sr. She leaves a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins. The family of Lavonda wishes to extend our sincere thanks to Pastor Sylvester (Ronnie) Howard Jr and Emeritus Pastor Sylvester R Howard, Sr. of Trinity Missionary Baptist Church, Pastor Larry Joyner of Saint Paul COGIC and Pastor Samuel Rothschild and church family.
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