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Bonnie Kay (Price) Carter

April 15, 1942 ~ February 13, 2022 (age 79)


     Bonnie Kay Carter, 79 of Harrisburg, passed away at 3:57 AM, February 13, 2022 at her residence in Harrisburg, surrounded by her family.

     Bonnie was born on April 15, 1942 in Hardin County, Illinois to the late Hillis and Oddie (Page) Price Holbrook. Bonnie worked as a CNA for over 30 years for Memorial Hospital of Springfield and she was a member of the First Christian Church of Harrisburg.  She had a bond like no other with her sisters, they always took care of each other.  There wasn’t anything that she couldn’t fix or do, she did carpentry, plumbing and electrical work as well as cooking and sewing. Bonnie has a Sawzall and knew how to use it. 

     Bonnie is survived by six children, Kathy Ferrell and husband Jack of Harrisburg; Sandra Gidcumb and husband Brett of Massillon, Ohio; Belinda Ditterline of Owensboro, Kentucky; Jeanette Stone and husband Calvin of Springfield, Illinois; Christy Bryant Hughes and husband Ronnie of Harrisburg; and Justin Ditterline and wife Tiffany of Carmi, Illinois; fifteen grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren; sister, Laura Hogan and husband Billy of Springfield, Illinois; sister, Ethel Tolbert and husband Doodle of Lake Zurich, Illinois; sister, Barbara Blackburn of Harrisburg; brother, Billy Price and wife Sharon of Colorado Springs, Colorado; brother Bobby Price of Peoria, Illinois; brother, Johnny Price and wife Susan of Brimfield, Illinois; sister, Beth Weaver and husband David of East Peoria, Illinois; several nieces and nephews.

      In addition to her parents, and husband, Elmer “Bud” Doggett; Bonnie was preceded in death by her sister, Lovirn Spivey.

     Graveside services for Bonnie Kay Carter will be held at 2 PM, Tuesday, February 15, 2022 at Peter’s Creek Cemetery in Elizabethtown.  Rev. Blake Clayton will officiate.

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Graveside Service
February 13, 2022

2:00 PM
Peter's Creek Cemetery
County Road 925 E
Elizabethtown, IL 62931

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