BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. — Bonnie Lee Holman Chandler, 68, died on Dec. 4, 2012, at the Legacy Care Center in Bullhead City, Ariz., after a long illness with multiple sclerosis.
Born the youngest of seven on April 14, 1944, in Los Angeles to Margaret (Hines) and Julian Holman, both originally from Alabama. Bonnie graduated from George Washington High School in Los Angeles and later worked as a bookkeeper for Field Manufacturing in El Segundo until 1989. She relocated to Bullhead City with her eldest sister, Margaret, in 1997. Bonnie liked to watch movies, read and enjoyed multiple crafts such as making beaded jewelry. Her favorite pastime was being with the people she loved and who loved her, there were so very many. She had an undying sense of happiness and humor with a bright and loving soul that shone through her eyes and her smile. Bonnie was a member and strong supporter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Margaret; and brothers, Bill and Eddie.
She is survived by her son, Jeffrey Paul Chandler (Casey) of Lone Oak, Texas; step-daughter, Wendi Poole (Bill) of Highfill, Ariz.; granddaughters, Aubrey Poole of New York and Mckenna Poole of California; brother, Jullian of Oregon, Bob of California; sister, Edna of Alabama; several nieces and nephews; and friends, Jackie, Pat, Marlene, Mary, and so many more.
Bonnie has requested her body be donated to medical research in hopes of discovering a cure for MS. She has requested no services.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the MS Society at National M.S. Society, Lone Star, 8111 N. Stadium Drive, Ste. 100, Houston, TX 77054 or The Legacy Rehab and Care Center, 2812 Silver Creek Road, Bullhead City, AZ 86442
A heartfelt thank you to the amazing, caring, and loving staff at The Legacy.For the complete article see the 01-09-2013 issue.
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