DOCELIA FULLERMarch 25th, 2020 | Paid Obituary
On January 15, 1966, a precious daughter, Docelia Shomone Fuller, was born to the parentage of William and Anna Fuller in Los Angeles, California. Shomone had a very special place in the family being the middle child and the only daughter of the Fuller family. She was a child who knew what she wanted in life. She was a student in the Los Angeles United School District, graduating from Gardena High School. Shomone had a love of computer technology and was a natural at understanding the concepts. She went to work for LAUSD for 26 yeas and was extremely successful until she retired in 2017 due to health reasons. Receiving Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord, she was baptized at an early age by Apostle (Pastor) Frederick K.C. Price. A woman of many talents and hobbies, Shomone enjoyed cooking, line dancing, reading, and loved doing things with her family, especially her nieces and nephews as well as school children. With all these things, her true passion was writing poetry. Her writing skills was so exemplary that she was invited to Washington DC to participate in the World of Poetry Contest in 1989 with thousands of participants. She was one of 10 recipients who won the Golden Poet Award! Shomone transitioned from this life to her eternal life March 10, 2020 in a Las Vegas hospital. When the doctor told her she was transitioning, Shomone said, "Whether I die, I am with The Lord, or if I live, I will still be with My Lord!" Shomone leaves a legacy of love: her parents, William and Anna Fuller of Las Vegas, NV; two brothers, Jovon Fuller, Mark (Marie) Fuller of Las Vegas, NV; number of aunts, uncles and a host of nieces nephews, and other relatives and many special friends. A celebration of life service will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at Lyles Funeral Home Memorial Chapel with Ministers, Anna Fuller and Thomas Clardy officiating. Burial will be in Chapelwood Memorial Garden, Texarkana, Texas under direction of Lyles Funeral Home, Inc. On line registration at www.lylesfuneralhomeinc.com.