Bondena Mae "Bonnie" Bethel, 76, of Marshall, died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall, with William W. Harlow officiating. Visitation will be held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born Feb. 14, 1932, in Malta Bend, she was the daughter of the late William Robbie McPheeters and Edna Pearl Hughes McPheeters. She had lived in Marshall most of her life and was a 1950 graduate of Marshall High School. She worked at International Shoe Factory in Marshall for nearly 20 years, until it closed. She then worked at Wal-Mart for 20 years.
Survivors include two daughters, Robbie Gooden of Marshall and Vickie Heard of Slater; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a niece and nephew.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Robbie Lucille Dametz.