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Bonnie Eldon McKinnie

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“To the McKinnie family, I am sorry for the loss of Mr. Bonnie. Remembering you in prayer. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Grace Wilson Brasher - LA

“Larry,Gary,Marilyn,Shirley: You are in my thoughts and prayers. Union Parish and the McKinnie Family and friends lost a remarkable man. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Eugene Thomas - Slidell, LA

“Larry & Jason, Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and each member of your family during this time. I will always remember Mr. Bonnie and his fine...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Martin & Kathy Kelly - Marion, LA

“we wish for each of you to know that prayers are surrounding you at time, and we hope that you all know that others care. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: bruce McCoy and family - monroe, LA

“Marilyn, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Debbie Bentz - Monroe, LA

“Marilyn, I just wanted you to know that my thoughts and prayers wil be with you and your family. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Terrie Wright - Monroe, LA

“Shirley and family, Prayers have been sent up for all of you during this difficult time. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Mark and Leigh Smith - Amite, LA

“Gary and Faye, please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Joe and Diana Owens - Magnolia, AR

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Bonnie Eldon McKinnie, born July 28, 1916, passed from this life on November 14, 2012 in Linville, Louisiana. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty four years, Helen Russell McKinnie; parents Willie B. and Ethel Reppond McKinnie and siblings Arvis McKinnie, Isola McKinnie Pate, Mozelle McKinnie Cobb, Byram McKinnie and William P. McKinnie. He is survived by his children, Marilyn McKinnie Binford and her husband Rodney, Shirley McKinnie Spearman, Gary McKinnie and his wife Faye, and Larry McKinnie and his wife Lorraine. He has eleven grandchildren and sixteen great grandchildren. He retired from the timber business and was an avid wood-worker, cattleman, and farmer. He was respected by all in the community and was known to make the best boat paddles in the area. Pallbearers are Mark Goudeau, Evan Goudeau, Benjamin McKinnie, Matthew Spearman, Brennan Pfeiffer and Lanny Parker. Honorary pallbearers are Jason McKinnie, Glenn Ham and Johnny B. Ferguson. Visitation will be held at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Farmerville from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 15th and the funeral will be held at Liberty Baptist Church at 2:00 p.m. November 16th with Brother Larry White officiating, Burial will be in Liberty Cemetery in Linville. Donations may be made to the Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery Fund and the Juvenile Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com.

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