LaTonya Michelle Peguese is the third of four children born to Mr. and Mrs. Willie Charles Peguese, Sr. She was educated in Florence School District One and is presently employed by the same school district.
LaTonya is an active member of the Pee Dee Baptist Church, Pamplico, South Carolina, where the Reverend Jermaine Walker is the pastor.
She diligently serves in several capacities including: Praise Team Advisor, Usher's Ministry, and Young Women's Auxiliary President and a Van Driver for the Van Ministry.
Her passion is to help all that are in need; however, she is truly passionate about the well-being of children. LaTonya acknowledges that she is a work in progress and is confident that God has awesome plans for her life. Therefore, her favorite scripture is I Corinthians 2:9: But as it is written: "Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, nor have entered into the heart of man the things which God has prepared for those who love Him." (NKJV)