Tonya Annette Champion, 40, of Greenville died May 17, 2013. Her funeral service is at 11 a.m. today at Bethel AME Church. Burial follows in St. Paul Cemetery.
She was born in Dallas to Eld. George and Shirley Nelson. She was a member of Pentecostal Church in Jesus’ Name.
Surviving are her parents of Greenville; two sons, Joshua Champion and Ja’Noah Champion, both of Greenville; three sisters, Monika Harris of Commerce, Sonya Sanders (Charles) of Greenville and Charlotte Greer (Darryl) of Fort Worth; four brothers, George Harris Jr., and Terry Nelson, both of McKinney, and Randy Nelson (Donna) and David Nelson, both of Sherman; nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends.