Sonja Jean Floyd, 69, of Salisbury, formerly of Wilmington NC passed away on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Glenn A. Kiser Hospice House in Salisbury, NC.
She was born on March 16, 1947 to the late Homer and Grace Riggs Barrett in Martinsburg, WV. Sonja was a 1965 granduate of East Rowan High School. Sonja worked as an Assistant Manager for Iherie Supply in Wilmington, NC.
When she was able, Sonja attended Rock Grove United Methodist Church. Sonja was well known for her humor and quick wit. "Her daughter Pam and grandson Lukas were her greatest accomplishments", she loved spending time with both.
Sonja is survived by her daughter, Pamela Crook Troutman and husband Ronnie of Salisbury; grandson, Lukas Troutman of Salisbury; two granddaughters, Allison Troutman and Courtney Floyd; and brother, Clem Barrett of Martinsburg, WV.
In addition to her parents, Sonja was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Floyd.
Visitation will be held Friday, October 28, 2016, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Powles Staton Funeral Home, Rockwell, NC.
Memorial services will be held on Friday, October 28, 2016, at 6:00 pm at the Powles Staton Funeral Home Chapel, Rockwell, NC, with Rev. Brian Crady, Pastor of Rock Grove United Methodist Church officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorials in memory of Sonja may be made to Faithful Friends Animal Sanctuary 220 Grace Church Rd, Salisbury, NC 28147 or to the Glenn A. Kiser Hospice House 1229 Statesville Blvd, Salisbury, NC 28144.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell, honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care, is assisting the family of Sonja Floyd. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.