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Wednesday December 11th, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm

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Graveside Service

Dug Hill Cemetery
Thursday December 12th, 2019

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Bonnie Opaline Burr


Bonnie Opaline Burr, 85, of Bentonville, Arkansas passed away Monday, December 9, 2019 at Apple Creek Health and Rehab in Centerton, Arkansas.


Bonnie was born on June 16, 1934 in Bentonville, AR to Huber and Ruthie Edwards. She is survived by her son, Jerry Bertschy and wife, Rosie of Pineville, MO; 1 daughter, Connie Cavness and husband, Jon of Bentonville, AR; 1 brother, Dick Edwards and wife, Zelma of Tulsa, OK; 3 grandchildren, Jeri Smith and husband, Brandon, Justin Cavness and wife, Tammie, and Jeremy Bertschy and wife, Andrea; and 6 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents Huber and Ruthie Edwards; her husband, Richard Burr; and one grandson, Jason Bertschy.


A visitation for Bonnie will be held Wednesday, December 11, 2019 from 4:00pm-6:00pm at Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Chapel in Springdale, AR.

The graveside service will be held Thursday, December 12, 2019 at Dug Hill Cemetery in Bella Vista, AR at 2:00pm.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Cure Alzheimer's Fund in honor of Bonnie. 

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Connie and Jerry, working with your Mom was such a joy. She always had a smile and cheerful greeting. Im so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you you both at this time

Linda Setser Dec 13 2019 12:00 AM

Dear Connie and Jerry, I feel so badly that I am unable to attend your mother's burial today, but I am sick and cannot be there. I have fond memories of your mother & always admired her happy nature & she always loved you kids so much.
Your aunt Frances
Dick, my sympathy to you & Zelma also. My brother (only sibling like you) died this year & i miss him so much.

Frances Piercy Dec 12 2019 12:00 AM