Bonnie Brookshire, 95, of Costa Mesa, Calif., formerly of Paducah, passed away at 6:55 p.m. October 19, 2013, at her residence.
She was a homemaker and member of Costa Mesa Church of Christ and a former member of Houser Grove Church of Christ.
She is survived by her sister, Shirley Gates of Costa Mesa, Calif.; nephews, Johnny M. Rhea of Metropolis, Alan Gates of Coast Mesa, Calif. and Dwight Mike “Popo” Rhea of Denham Springs, La.; nieces, Bonnie Darlene Harrison of Coast Mesa, Calif., Melonie Murphy of Washington State and Tana Underwood of Paducah; several great-nieces and nephews; and one stepdaughter, Linda Meadows of Paducah.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Chester A. Brookshire; two brothers, Johnny and Marvin Rhea; one niece, Marjorie Kahn; and one stepson, Kenneth Ray Brookshire. Her parents were D.S. Rhea and Ada B. Perryman Rhea.
Graveside services for Mr. Brookshire will be 2 p.m. Sunday, October, 27, 2013, at Houser Grove Cemetery.
Visitation for Mrs. Brookshire will be from 12 p.m. noon until 1:30 p.m. at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with Justin Hastie officiating.
You may leave a message of condolence or light a candle online at www.milnerandorr.com.