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Wilnesha Shakia Yanese Yates

January 30, 1993 ~ March 1, 2024 (age 31) 31 Years Old
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Wilnesha Yates Obituary

Wilnesha Shakia Yanese Yates a.k.a Kia B. was born January 30, 1993, and died unexpectedly Friday March 1, 2024. Kia was the youngest of five children born to Jacqueline Evans-Taylor and Willie A. Yates Sr. She grew up in Kettering, OH and attended Kettering schools until high school. 

Kia was preceded in death by her beloved mother Jacqueline Evans-Taylor; stepfather, Michael Taylor; maternal grandparents Harold V. and Darlene Evans; paternal grandparents Joe and Nellie Yates and uncles, Donald Evans and John Yates. 

Kia leaves to cherish her memory forever: two loving children Da'Mesz and My'Kia; father, Willie A. Yates, Sr.; one brother, Willie (Charlene) Yates Jr.; three sisters, Bianca Yates, Denise (Edward) Jackson and Kentrisia Brown. three sisters in love, Teresa Stevens, Tanya Gause and Tiffany Rivers; one brother in love RaShaan Jones; three aunts, Lawana Evans (Ebone), Joyael Evans and Myra (Calvin) Yates-Tribble; four uncles, Darryl and Dean Evans, Kuron (Jazmin) Evans and Ivan (Shella) Evans. 

Kia was an absolutely fabulous Auntie to her many nieces and nephews, and they adored her as well. Kia leaves numerous very special best friends to cherish her memory. Kia fought Lupus long and hard and she definitely put up a great fight! Kia left her footprints on each one of our hearts because she was truly something special and a force to be reckoned with. To know her was to love and she will never be forgotten.

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Visitation
Friday
March 15, 2024

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Donald Jordan Memorial Chapel - Dayton
4882 Germantown Pike
Dayton, OH 45417

Funeral Service
Friday
March 15, 2024

1:00 PM
Donald Jordan Memorial Chapel - Dayton
4882 Germantown Pike
Dayton, OH 45417

Interment following funeral service
Friday
March 15, 2024

Jefferson View Cemetery
2090 S. Union Rd
Dayton, OH 45417

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