Bonnie E. Shelnut, 85, a resident of the Fenter community, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 14, at Saline Memorial Hospice House. She was born July 11, 1926, to Roy and Gracie Hiatt.
Bonnie was a retired LPTN for Benton Services Center and a member of the Poyen Missionary Baptist Church. She loved to garden, cook, and travel the countryside.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Andrew Shelnut; a sister, Connie Otts; and two brothers, A.J. Hiatt and Calvin Hiatt.
Left to cherish her memory are a daughter, Lora Brotherton and husband Tommy, of Fenter and a sister, Florence Smith of Arlington, Texas.
A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Lindsey-Poyen Cemetery with the Rev. Kevin Spurlin officiating.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb.17, at Regency Funeral Home in Malvern.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Saline Memorial Hospice House.
Online guestbook: regencyfuneralhome.com.