He is preceded in death by both sets of grandparents, 1 aunt, and 3 uncles.
Donyea developed a love for music early on, largely in part due to his father. He said it kept him calm and gave him peace of mind. As a kid, Donyea was full of energy and as he grew into a man, he developed a cool demeanor. He was always around for a good laugh and an even better story and was there for anyone he could be, displaying kindheartedness for those he loved.
Donyea was truly a blessing to others. He leaves to cherish his memory: his loving parents Ruth Spraggins (Howard), Donald Moore (Dian); Children, Corderro Hendree, Domonique Hendree and Christopher Russell; His siblings, Jamal Spraggins, Donald Ingram (Gala), Drakeima Lowed(Robbie), Drena Travis (Keith), Dalisa Riggs(Van), Donna Johnson (Terry) , Tiesha Trice, Howard Brooks (Leslie); Aunts, Janice Purdy, Eugenia Phillips (Thomas); Kathleen Moore, Gloria Moore, Uncles, John Ewing, Ralph Moore(Charmaine), Gary Moore (Denise), One Great Uncle, Clearance Beckley; Close First Cousins; Robert Ewing(Denise), Terrance Purdy(Wanda) , Warren Hendree (Dearria ), Mark Jones, Tamera Phillips and Olivia Ewing; Close friends Bandu Wennie & Latrice Smith , and a host of nieces , nephews , cousins and long time friends!