Yvonne Grosvenor Dies in Atlanta

Yvonne Grosvenor

Yvonne Grosvenor died on Sunday, Nov. 3, in Atlanta, Georgia.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Miriam Grosvenor; father, Lionel Duncan Grosvenor; and sister, Vista Grosvenor.

She is survived by her sons: Vernon Grosvenor and Bruce Tyson; daughter, Esonia Tyson; long-life partner, Randolph (Randy) Allen Sr.; sisters: Lolita Howard and Lydia Springette; brothers: Rueben Grosvenor and Walter Brown; and daughter–in-law, Trudy Tyson; grandchildren: Markeisha Lewis, Kathryn Tyson, Makela Packerson, Bruce Tyson Jr., Evan Tyson, Neal Tyson, Cole Grosvenor, Malikai Daniel, Makoya Daniel and Malik Daniel; great-grandchildren: Kayden Turnbull, J’Nai Joseph and Jade Joseph Jr; and nieces: Joss Springette Esq., Ranisha Mascole, Suzanette Grosvenor, Lori Riddick, Barbara Correia and Valerie Grosvenor.

She is also survived by nephews: Richard Donovan, Junie Springette, Nigel Browne, Terrence Grosvenor and Antonio (Tony) Nias; special friends: Delita Slack, Cynthia Allen, Clifford Henry, Marjorie Browne, Addie Ottley, Winston Clarke, Dona Bassue, Becky Tunick Gloria Gumbs, Mason Dedika, Gwendolph Warner and family, employees of the Roy Lester Schneider Hospital, Donna Phillip, Evelyn Carty, her lunch partners at RLS, and Myris Guishard and family; as well as other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

The first viewing will be from 5-7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 22, at Turnbull’s Funeral Home and Crematory Services.

The Tribute Service will be from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., and a funeral service will follow at 10 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 23, at All Saints Cathedral. Interment will be at Western Cemetery No. 3.