Anna Marie Bonner (nee Hewkin) was born October 7, 1925 in Davisville, Missouri to Clifford John and Opal Leah Martin Hewkin and passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at the age of 94 years, 5 month and 3 days.
On November 20, 1941 in St. Louis, Missouri Marie married George Henry Bonner.
Marie had attended Cherryville First Baptist Church for many years. She enjoyed entertaining the Pucky Huddle girls. She loved living on the farm and taking care of the cows, gardening, growing beautiful flowers, baking pies, sewing and taking care of her dog.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Cliff and Opal Hewkin; husband, Henry Bonner; one son, George Ronald “Ronnie” Bonner, two brothers, Herman (Violet) Hewkin and Johnny Eugene Hewkin; brothers-in-law, Loren Bonner, Roy Bonner and Thomas “Earl” (Marchell) Bonner; sisters-in-law, Myrtle Batz (Ralph) Haufle and Lucy (Ben) Pasley; and great grandson, Jacob Bartola Solano.
She is survived by her son, John Reed (Kathy) Bonner of Catawissa, Missouri; two daughters, Jo Anna Bonner of Union, Missouri and Deborah Leah Bonner of Davisville, Missouri; seven grandchildren, Tracy Lynn (Oscar) Tirado, Charles Reed (Kelly) Bonner, Joan Kristin Solano, Sean (Ashley) Bonner, John Michael Bonner, Faith Hickelheim and Hope Lambert; 11 great grandchildren, Lukas Oliver, Aamanda Oliver, Tyler Michael Hyde, Elisabeth Bonner, Landon Bonner, Angel Bonner, Layla Bonner, Casey Smith, Hollie Bone, Sam Davis and Bailey Davis; five great great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Friday, March 13, 2020 with Pastor James Burrus officiating. Special music of “Take my Hand Precious Lord,” “In the Garden,” “What a Wonderful World” and “Amazing Grace” was played. A poem “I’ll be there” was read by Hope Lambert and “To Those Whom I love” was read by Ashley Bonner. Sharing memories was Landon Bonner.
Committal prayer and interment were in the Cherryville Baptist Church Cemetery in Cherryville, Missouri.
Arrangements under the direction of the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.