Sonya M. Burden, 40 of Horse Branch, Kentucky passed away on Friday, October 15, 2021, at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville, Indiana. She was born on August 4, 1981, in Owensboro, Kentucky. Sonya was a member of Horse Branch General Baptist Church and she loved music and singing.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Wesley Lindsey; paternal grandmother, Elna Kidd and biological grandmother, Ann Phelps.
She leaves behind to cherish many memories, her parents, Martha (Tim) Painter of Beaver Dam and Jerry (Renee) Burden of Cromwell; her biological father, Robert (Karen) Phelps of Cromwell; her son, Timothy Gullett; siblings, Chris (Angela) Burden of Beaver Dam, Chris McDowell of Cromwell, Austin Burden of Cromwell, Tiffany Daugherty of Owensboro, Ashley (Mitchell) Wallace of Hartford and April (Brian) Wilson of Cromwell; maternal grandmother, Matilda Lindsey of Beaver Dam; paternal grandparents, Bill Burden (Vernice) Trail of Beaver Dam and Jack Kidd of Indiana; biological grandfather, Robert (Ruth) Phelps of Cromwell; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, October 19, 2021, at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam with Rev. Jay Raymond officiating. Burial will follow in Horse Branch General Baptist Church Cemetery in Horse Branch. Friends may visit with Sonya’s family from 4-7 P.M. on Monday and from 9 A.M. until the time of the service on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contribution to the Sonya M. Burden Memorial Fund, c/o William L. Danks Funeral Home, P.O. Box 407, Beaver Dam, Kentucky 42320. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Online messages of condolence may be left for the family of Sonya M. Burden by visiting her memorial tribute at www.danksfuneralhome.com
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