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Official Obituary of

Bonnie May Craig

May 14, 1945 ~ March 30, 2024 (age 78) 78 Years Old

Bonnie Craig Obituary

Bonnie May Craig, 78, of Bella Vista, AR, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2024. She was born May 14, 1945, in Weiner, AR the daughter of Noxie (Earls) Bollinger and William Bollinger.

Bonnie was united in marriage to the love of her life, Leroy Craig and together they were parents to four children. She loved being a homemaker and was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. Bonnie found joy in the simple pleasures of life, such as camping, hunting, fishing, sewing, and nurturing her flower and vegetable garden with tender care. She even enjoyed helping Leroy with his mason work, anytime he would let her. Her favorite thing was spending time with her family, and grandchildren. She was a faithful member of Harbor of Praise Full Gospel Church in Bentonville.

Bonnie is survived by two daughters, Shelly Henson and husband Larry of Hemphill, TX, and Laqueena Marion and husband Brandon of Missouri; sons, Rickey Craig and wife Christy of Bella Vista, and Lee Craig and wife Karen of Little Rock; and one sister, Sheila Kueffler. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Shane Henson and wife Kim, Brandon Henson and wife Amanda, Douglas Pederson, Michael Craig and wife Jessica, Skye Rose and husband Logan, Matthew Craig, Luke Craig, Mack Craig, Sam Craig, John Donaldson, Anna Orendac and husband Chance, Zoey Chilton, Aireona Marion, and Leroy Marion, great-grandchildren, Briceton, Bentley, Ryker, Rowan, Rheala, Will, Eli, Saylor, Daniel, Benjamin, Jimmy, Juliet, and Drew.

Celebration of Life service will be 11:00 AM, Wednesday, April 3, at Harbor of Praise Full Gospel Church in Bentonville, AR with Pastor John Patton officiating. Interment will be 3:00 PM at Alpena, Cemetery with Paul J. Craig, Jr. officiating. Visitation will be 10:00 AM until 11:00 before the service begins.

Services are by Smith Family Funeral Home of Green Forest.

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April 3, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Harbor of Praise Full Gospel Church
8543 W McNelly Rd.
Bentonville, AR 72712

Celebration of Life
April 3, 2024

11:00 AM
Harbor of Praise Full Gospel Church
8543 W McNelly Rd.
Bentonville, AR 72712

April 3, 2024

3:00 PM
Alpena Cemetery, Alpena, Arkansas


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