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owner , Real estate broker

Sonja Faye Fox, American real estate broker, owner. Named One of Outstanding Young Woman of America, 1970.

Background

Fox, Sonja Faye was born on July 29, 1940 in Sullivan City, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Kenneth G. and Hazel Erma (Williams) Walker.

Education

Course in real estate, Eastern Tennessee State University, 1970.

Career

Affiliate broker DeVault and DeVault Realty, Johnson City, Tennessee, 1972-1976. Broker, manager Fleenor Real Estate and Auction, 1976-1980. Broker, owner Sonja Fox Real Estate and Auction, since 1980.

Chairman Golden Care Council, Johnson City, since 1980. Instructor Real Estate Bristol Draughns College.

Religion

People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.

Politics

Church should be involved into political life by organizing delegations to party conferences.

Views

In a society where self-interest, acquisitiveness and individual happiness are often seen as the over-riding interests, the Church, and Christians within it, are called to witness meanings, values and purposes beyond ourselves.

Membership

Chairman nominating committee Leadership 2000, Johnson City, 1986-1987, member charter class Leadership 2000, since 1986. Adult leader Girl Scout Council, Johnson City, since 1966, secretary Appalachian Girl Scouts, 1967-1970, Johnson City Press Chronicle, 1970-1972. Board directors Community Chest, Gray, Tennessee, 1967-1971.

President Parent-Teachers Association, Johnson City, 1969. Pastor parish committee Gray United Methodist Church. Contack director Contact Ministries, Johnson City, since 1974.

Member Realtors Board Standards and Review (chairman equal opportunity committee, since 1986), Johnson City Board Realtors (treasurer/secretary, board directors, equal opportunity chairman), Tennessee Association Realtors (professional standards committee), American Association Senior Certified Appraisers (certified), C. of C (business industry committee).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Artist, entertaining children, tennis, swimming, making friends.

Connections

1 child, Joyce Faye Fox. Married W. H. Byrd, June 20, 1984.

father:
Kenneth G. Walker

mother:
Hazel Erma (Williams) Walker

spouse:
W. H. Byrd

child:
Joyce Faye Fox