Published On: Sun, Jun 26th, 2016

Kina “Slugg” Elaine Lossie – obituary


Kina “Slugg” Elaine Lossie, 50, of Sylva passed away Friday, June 24, 2016.

She was born Dec. 3, 1965 in Cherokee to the late Johnson Sequoyah and Bobbie Cucumber Sequoyah.

She is survived by her husband, Billy Lossie; one son, Johnson Lloyd Sequoyah of Cherokee; two brothers, Johnny Sequoyah and Brian Sequoyah both of Baltimore, Maryland; three sisters, Lizzie Sequoyah of Cherokee, Donna O’Neil of Pennsylvania, and Dawn Brown of Baltimore, Maryland; two grandchildren; four nieces and four nephews also survive.

In addition to her parents, Kina was preceded in death by one son Jerry L. Maney Jr.

Visitation will be held Sunday, June 26, 2016 from 12-2 pm at the Piney Grove Baptist Church with funeral services to follow at 2pm.  Rev. Roger Roland will officiate.  Burial will follow at the Sequoyah Cemetery.

Long House Funeral Home is assisting the Lossie family.