Bonnie Elton, 88, of Hamburg, died Monday, April 2, 2018. Mrs. Elton was a native of Vandervoort, Arkansas and a resident of Hamburg for the past 70 years. She was a member of the Southside Baptist Church. She was a former member of Gardner Baptist Church and North Main Baptist Church, where she was very involved and taught Sunday School and Vacation Bible School. She dearly loved her family. In her spare time, she enjoyed reading and working crossword puzzles.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Clarence D. Elton in 1999; two granddaughters, Catherine Raelinn Elton and Leslie Renee Elton; her parents, Edgar and Ruby Barnes Barnett; four brothers, Warren and Roy Lee Barnett and twins, Raymond and Rayford Barnett; four sisters, Jean Wright, Jessie Marie McMillian, Opal Edwards and Francis Barnett.
She is survived by two sons, Lewis Elton and wife, Dianne, and Ray Elton and wife, Cheryl all of Hamburg; three daughters, Cheryl Spurlock and husband, Billy, Arline White and husband, Don, and Janice Jordan all of Hamburg; 13 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are 3 p.m., Wednesday, April 4, 2018 in the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Colby Harper officiating. Burial will be in the Hamburg Cemetery. Pallbearers are Chris Collins, Mike Sanderlin, Eli Roberts, Cameron Smith, Emmitt Jeffers, Neal Elton, Brent Elton and Darrell Spurlock.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m., Tuesday in the funeral home chapel.