Bonnie Viola Cunningham, November 30, 1942~August 22, 2016

Bonnie Viola Cunningham, 73, of Fayetteville passed away Monday, August 22, 2016 in Fayetteville.  She was born November 30, 1942 in St. Paul, AR to Woodson and Mary Collins McCarty.

She was preceded in death by both parents; her husband, Gene Cunningham; one brother, Alvin McCarty; and three sisters, Lucille Patrick, Marie Myers and Luellen Burt.

Bonnie is survived by two daughters, Geraldine Mansch of Fayetteville and Brenda Dunn and husband, David of Mustang, OK; one grandson, Tyler Dunn of Oklahoma City, OK; two granddaughters, Nicole Mansch of Fayetteville and Holly Dunn of Mustang, OK; one great-grandson, Tyson Harris; and a brother, Eugene McCarty of Prairie Grove.

Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Friday, August 26, 2016 at Beard’s Chapel with Rev. Jim Huffman officiating.  Interment will follow in Friendship Cemetery under the direction of Beard’s Chapel.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 P.M. on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at the funeral home.

Submit A Condolence

To submit a condolence to the family, please comments below. When your condolence has been received by Beard's Funeral Chapel, we will post here on the website for family and friends to read.

Leave a Condolence

Condolences (5)

    The Bowen Family » 23. Aug, 2016

    Bonnie has been a dear friend to us for decades. Her love and caring, especially for children, will always be remembered. Our deepest sympathy goes out to her family.

    Carrie Hixon » 23. Aug, 2016

    Doug and I are so sorry for your loss. We are praying for your family.

    Alvin Cunningham Family » 24. Aug, 2016

    May happy memories carry you through this sad sorrowful time. Our hearts aches for you. We are all sorry for your loss. Your Mother was such a smiling, happy person. She will be missed by so very many people!
    If we can be of assistance in any way, please call on us!!!!

    Jeff Shaw » 25. Aug, 2016

    So sorry for loss. Bonnie was so kind to my mom and dad during their illnesses. She was a great next door neighbor

    Rita Benitez » 25. Aug, 2016

    Geraldine, I know I haven’t talked to you in awhile but I want to share with you how much I liked your mother . She was always kind to me when I came to your home . Always very gracious. I am so sorry for your loss & am thinking about you & your family. You’re a good person. Take care.