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Bonnie Mary Bumgarner Lewis
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Birth: Jul. 23, 1919
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 2011
Ormond Beach
Volusia County
Florida, USA

On April 8, 2011 in Ormond Beach, FL our world lost one of its truly kind and gentle citizens.

Born to Pansy P. and Millard F. Bumgarner in Wilkes County, NC on July 23, 1919, Bonnie attended the Medical College of Virginia School of Nursing and was a Registered Nurse. She married Frederick E. Lewis of Winston-Salem, NC and had two children, Frederick E. Lewis Jr. and Susan L. Bamford.

She was kind to people and animals, enjoyed gardening and was an avid jigsaw puzzler with her friend and "guardian angel" Chanda Drummond. She also did volunteer work at the hospital and the Pinkadilly Thrift Shop.

Many thanks to Hospice and Karen Oglesby's team for making her last days comfortable.

Bonnie is survived by her children and sisters, Iris Carol Pitts and Flora Friend.

She was preceded in death by her husband and sisters, Olive Prevette and Pauline Cannon and brothers, M. F. Bumgarner Jr. and George Bumgarner.

Her ashes will be buried by her husband's ashes at Salem Cemetery in Winston-Salem, NC

Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on April 22, 2011
 
 
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 Parents:
  Millard Fillmore Bumgarner (1882 - 1973)
  Pansy Pardue Bumgarner (1889 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Frederick Eugene Lewis (1919 - 2000)
 
 Siblings:
  Flora Bumgarner Friend (1914 - 2012)*
  Ray Bumgarner (1915 - 1915)**
  Henry Grady Bumgarner (1917 - 1920)*
  Bonnie Mary Bumgarner Lewis (1919 - 2011)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Salem Cemetery
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: Jan 20, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103849144
Bonnie Mary <i>Bumgarner</i> Lewis
Added by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
 
Bonnie Mary <i>Bumgarner</i> Lewis
Added by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
 
 
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Bonnie was the kindest and best of people. Her cooking was always superb and her home spotlessly clean. She will be sorely missed by all priviledged to know her. God bless. All our love,
- Pamela
 Added: Jan. 20, 2013
 
 
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