ShaLonna Houston was born on July 9, 1996 in Omaha, Nebraska to mother Tamiko N. Jones Collins (Joseph Collins) and father Ronnie Houston Jr. (Jennifer Derby).
She was preceded in death by grandparents; great grandmother Shirley Ann Starks and grandfather Glen Smith.
She attended Benson High School. Where she would later go to Boys Town to pursue a career in nursing. She later went to L.S.I. and received her CNA license. ShaLonna worked in many fields but the most important field was being the mother of Le'Onna who was the love of her life. She was a great daughter, sister, aunt, friend, and caregiver.
ShaLonna leaves her two mothers and two fathers; her only child Le'onna Houston; ShaLonna leaves behind brother's Thomas Dewayne Jones Ross Jr., Ronnie Anton Houston III, Teron Houston; sisters La'Rosie Ronniesha Houston, Ronica Houston, Alyssa Derby & Alexa Derby; grandparents Rosie M. Jones, Margaret Graves, and Ronnie Houston Sr.; and a host of aunties, uncles, cousins and friends.
ShaLonna was so loving and kind she only had love in her heart. She loved to dance and take photos. She never learned to hate, she only knew love.