Bonnie Jean Smith, 85, a resident of Benton, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 24. She was born Jan. 25, 1926, in Little Rock to the late Dewitt Talmadge Pool and the late Minnie Lee Bettis.
Bonnie loved to plant flowers at her house for many years. She was a member of Highland Heights Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, A.L. Smith; and two sons, Larry Wayne Buster and Ronnie Hollingshead.
She is survived by one sister, Rheba Shelnutt of Benton; one niece, Kaye Hudson and husband James of Benton; one nephew, Joe Shelnutt and wife Gloria of Benton; and numerous relatives and friends.
A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 27, at New Rosemont Memorial Park with the Rev. Bob Stuckey officiating.
Visitation will be held from noon to 9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home, 306 South Main St. in Benton (315-4047),
Online guest book: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/ballard