Bonnie Jean Wolfenbarger Rigdon


Bonnie Jean Wolfenbarger Rigdon, age 72, of Rawlings Road, Hillsboro, passed away Monday, January 14, 2019, at Fleming County Hospital in Flemingsburg.

Born November 18, 1946, in Urbana, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Estill and Lilly Hollins Wolfenbarger. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Estill Lee Wolfenbarger, Jr. and Steven Ray Wolfenbarger, and a grandson, Dustin Hurst.

Her husband of 53 years, Lonnie Cleo Rigdon, whom she married August 15, 1963, preceded her in death on January 24, 2017.

Bonnie is survived by her three children, Ruby Rigdon of Lewis County, Tonya (James) Spencer of Morehead, and Lonnie Rigdon, Jr. of Ringos Mills; two sisters, Pat Freshcorn and Georgie McClish, both of Kenton, Ohio; 12 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was a homemaker and a former employee of Cowdens Manufacturing Company, St. Claire Regional Medical Center, and the Windmill Restaurant. Bonnie was a member of Sharkey Baptist Church.

A memorial service will be conducted 1 p.m. Saturday, January 26, 2019, at Sharkey Baptist Church with the Rev. Harley Sexton, Jr. and the Rev. Elijah Sexton officiating. Private burial will follow in Rigdon Family Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, January 26, 2019, at Sharkey Baptist Church.

Arrangements are under the direction of Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals in Morehead.

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