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Bonnie Perkins

Posted on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 11:21 am

Bonnie Perkins, 78, of Bowling Green, passed away Aug. 29, 2015, at Moore-Pike Nursing Home in Bowling Green.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, at the Bibb-Veach Funeral Home in Bowling Green with Pastor Dawn Marie Turner officiating.
Burial will be at Fairview Grassy Creek Cemetery in Louisiana.
Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Sept. 1, at the Bibb-Veach Funeral Home.
Bonnie was born Sept. 5, 1936, the daughter of Charles Harry and Alma Agatha Bull Gibbs.
She married Billy Donald Perkins in Hannibal on Oct. 11, 1952, he preceded her in death Aug. 4, 2002.
Survivors include sons, Billy Perkins (Letha), of Bowling Green, Donnie Perkins (Cindy), of Curryville and David Perkins and special friend Kim Finley, of Bowling Green; daughter, Charlotte Schroeder (Mike), of Bowling Green; 11 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son Bobby Ray Perkins; four brothers, Albert “Trigger” Gibbs, Harry Gibbs, Tom Gibbs and Connie Gibbs.
Bonnie was raised in Louisiana and after marriage, moved to Bowling Green, where she spent most of her life.
She attended First Christian (Disciples of Christ) Church in Bowling Green.
Bonnie worked for the Bowling Green R-1 School District for more than 33 years as a cook.
She loved cooking for people and was the best cook ever.
She raised five children, was a hard worker and loved going places with her friends and family.
Serving as pallbearers will be Chad Perkins, Troy Perkins, Mitchell Schroeder, Brian King, Brian Lewis, Jeff Johnson, Greg Smith and Dylan Calhoun.
Memorials may be made to Pike County Hospice.