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Bonnie Fay Bridgeman ~ In Our Care ~ January 30, 2023

Bonnie Fay Bridgeman
1948 – 2023


Winston, Missouri……Bonnie Fay (Skiles) Bridgeman , age 74, was born February 3, 1948, in Licking, Missouri, the daughter of Glen and Myrtle (Edwards) Skiles and passed away January 30, 2023.

Bonnie graduated from Licking High School with perfect attendance and later attended cosmetology school, where she earned her degree. Bonnie and Nylan were united in marriage on February 1, 1969, in Salem, Missouri, and to this union four children were born.

Bonnie worked for over 40 years with the United States Postal Service as a private mail contractor. She was a Christian that loved the Lord and attended Fairview Community Church.

She enjoyed farming, horseback riding, going to Eminence on trail rides and to Bluegrass festivals with Nylan, but more than anything, she loved spending time with her kids and grandkids. She would experience and try anything her grandkids would ask her to do.

She is reunited in heaven with her parents, Glen and Myrtle; husband, Nylan; and infant great-grandbaby.

Survivors include her children; Lena Ishmael of Gallatin, MO, Shawn (Tammy) Bridgeman of Ada, OK, Tammy (Jesse) Brelsford of Gladstone, MO, Amber (Scott) Estep of Winston, MO; grandchildren, Mattison Ishmael, Trenton Ishmael, Tommy (Ericka) Cooper, Liberty Bridgeman, Remington Brelsford, Montanna Brelsford, Nyla (Jakob) Wright, Sierrah Brelsford, Waylon Estep, Whitley Estep, Walker Estep; great-grandson, Graycen Cooper; sisters, Ava Thomas, Glenna (Alvin) Taylor, and Mary Pruett; and numerous family and friends.

Funeral Services will be 12:00 p.m. Saturday, February 4, 2023, at Turner Family Funeral Home in Maysville, with burial following at Alta Vista Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Saturday, February 4, 2023, at the funeral home. 

In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Alta Vista Cemetery.

10 Responses to “Bonnie Fay Bridgeman ~ In Our Care ~ January 30, 2023”

  1. Marilyn/Raymond Searcy February 1, 2023 at 9:40 pm #

    Sooo sorry all . She was such a sweet lady. Always a smile on her face even when she didn’t feel the best. Let us know if you need anything.

  2. Gary February 1, 2023 at 10:10 pm #

    Sorry for your loss. Didn’t know she was sick. Bonnie was a great person and will be missed by her family and friends. Extending our sympathy Gary and Judy Clark and Family

  3. Sherry & David Bridgeman February 2, 2023 at 12:22 am #

    Our prayers are with you all. She was a shining example of a lady wtih an excellent sense of humor and a heart of gold.

  4. Kandy Eads caldwell February 2, 2023 at 2:23 pm #

    Sorry to hear of your loss .Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Kandy Eads Caldwell and family.

  5. Monica Boucher February 2, 2023 at 5:29 pm #

    So very sorry for your loss. Lots of fond memories at their house with my grandparents. Bonnie was a wonderful Lady. Love hugs and prayers.

  6. Ina Wright February 2, 2023 at 10:38 pm #

    So sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. She and I have had some really great conversation about our kids and grandkids. I will miss seeing her at the kids ballgames. I know you all have some really great memories and will miss her alot. Sending ‘s and ❤️❤️ ❤️ your way.

  7. Sharon Pittsenbarger February 3, 2023 at 6:48 pm #

    So sorry to hear of Bonnie’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with her family. She’s having a grand reunion today

  8. Maxine Youtsey February 3, 2023 at 9:51 pm #

    Sorry, for your loss, Bonnie will be missed completely. Lovely kindest lady . We had some really good conversations at our meeting place, you know Walmart. I know for sure her kids, including son in laws an daughter in law an precious grandchildren were the light of her life. Now she is. The Angel watching over you all along with Dad. My Prayers are with you as you lay this earthly body to rest.

  9. John February 4, 2023 at 3:05 am #

    Bonnie love to play 10 pt pitch and go to wagon wheel. Sorry for your loss.

  10. Sarah (Parkhurst) Muza March 9, 2023 at 3:55 pm #

    Lena, Shawn, Tammy & Amber – I’m so sorry for your loss. Bonnie was an amazing woman. Everyone loved her and she will be greatly missed.

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