Sonya Isaacs and husband Jimmy Yeary Expecting Child in 2011

Sonya and Jimmy

NASHVILLE, TN (January 6, 2010) – The Isaacs’ award winning female vocalist and mandolin player Sonya Isaacs and her husband, songwriter Jimmy Yeary, are anticipating the birth of their baby in July 2011.

“Baby I don’t see how I could love you anymore than I do today…” is the lyric written for Sonya in Jimmy’s number one Rascal Flatt’s hit “Why Wait.” The excitement of their announcement just added more love and inspiration for more hit songs.

Sonya says, “One of my greatest desires in life has been to be a mommy. I’ve loved being an aunt, and being so close to my nieces and nephews has given me a taste of what it’s like to love and raise a child. We are so excited and can’t even begin to express our thankfulness to the Lord for this great big little blessing! Thanks for your continued prayers as we continue on this amazing journey.”

Jimmy adds, “It’s hard to put into words how excited I am at the thought of having a child with the love of my life. It just doesn’t get any better.”

Sonya and Jimmy were married December 20, 2009 in Nashville, Tenn.

Sonya Isaacs Yeary is a member of The Isaacs, a multi-award winning family group who began singing 30 years ago. Lily Isaacs, Ben Isaacs, Sonya Isaacs and Rebecca Isaacs Bowman have a unique style that blends tight, family harmony with contemporary acoustic instrumentation that appeals to a variety of audiences. They perform frequently at the Grand Ole Opry, are active members on the Gaither Homecoming Videos and Concert Series and travel throughout the year performing internationally.

Jimmy Yeary is originally from Hillsboro, OH. From the early ages of 8, Jimmy began singing in churches with his family. Moving to Nashville, TN in 1994, Jimmy began writing for some of country music’s top artists. His songs have been recorded by Brooks & Dunn, Craig Morgan, Joe Diffie, John Michael Montgomery and more. His latest cut, “Why Wait,” co-written with Neil Thrasher and Tom Shapiro is Rascal Flatts 12th No. 1 hit single.