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Bonnie Loretta Huffman
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Birth: Nov. 19, 1933
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 3, 1954
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA

Young murder victim. The incident became famous nationwide when her body was found in Delta, Missouri and a nationwide manhunt began for her killer. Even after 50 years, her murder remains unsolved.

Daughter of Otto Huffman and Lillie Bollinger Huffman.

Bonnie was valedictorian of her 1950 high school class and played basketball. She attended Missouri State Teacher's College on scholarship and using what she earned working at a Woolworth's store. She took a job at Buckeye School in Old Appleton, teaching grades K-8 in one room. Bonnie helped support her mother and brother. She paid to put electricity into their three-room farmhouse; she covered the bills when farming didn't. She is still missed, said friends and family.

Family links: 
  Otto W Huffman (1904 - 1934)
  Lillie Berniece Bollinger Huffman-Thiele-Snider (1909 - 1997)
  Loeta Lavern Huffman Eaker (1931 - 2014)*
  Bonnie Loretta Huffman (1933 - 1954)
  Bobby G. Thiele (1936 - 2011)**
*Calculated relationship
Bollinger County Memorial Park Cemetery
Marble Hill
Bollinger County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Sec A, Row 9, Plot 149, Grave 3
Created by: Tim Crutchfield
Record added: Jan 06, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10281894
Bonnie Loretta Huffman
Added by: Tim Crutchfield
Bonnie Loretta Huffman
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