Samona Movita Myers, of Philadelphia, went home to be with Lord, surrounded by her family, on Monday, March 4, 2019. She was of the Christian faith, and one of the sweetest people, and loved by everyone.

She was 71 years old.

Preceded in death by: her husband, Glen E. Myers; parents, Woodrow Charles and Geneva Greta Capps Surrett; brother, Donald Surrett.

Survivors include: her son, Jesse Woodrow Myers;

Daughters, Mary “Cyndi” and John Hensley, Samona “Sam” and Jeff Shuford;

Grandson, Johnny Hensley;

Granddaughters, Marie Shuford and Chloe Sunshine Lowe;

Sister, Linda and Grant Norris, all of Philadelphia;

Brother, Charles and Elaine Surrett, of South Carolina;

Brother-in-law, Robert Myers of California;

Several nieces and nephews.

Private graveside service was conducted at 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Blue Springs Cemetery.

Sweetwater Memory Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.