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Bonnie K. Burnett

Posted on Monday, July 3, 2023 at 2:24 pm

Bonnie K. Burnett, 77, Centralia, MO passed away Friday, June 30, 2023, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born March 3, 1946, the daughter of the late Ernest Campbell and Tanzie (Creason) Campbell. On April 17, 1992, she was united in marriage to James “Jim” Burnett.

In addition to her husband Jim of 31 years, she will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by three sons Gene Melloway of Hallsville, MO, Chuck Melloway and Teresa House of Hallsville, MO, and Mike Melloway of Hallsville, MO; 10 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; three sisters Ola Garrett, Juanita Ritenot, and Beverly Gallentin; two brothers Ernest Campbell and Bobby Roberts; several nieces and nephews; other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to her parents, one son, four brothers, three sisters and one grandchild preceded her in death.

Bonnie first worked as a custodian for Columbia College and later as a homemaker. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, camping, and playing cards. She loved spending time with all of her family, especially her grandchildren.

Memorial services will be 6:00 pm Friday, July 7, 2023, at the Oliver Funeral Home in Centralia, MO. Visitation will be from 4:00 pm until service time on Friday, July 7, 2023, at the Oliver Funeral Home in Centralia, MO. Memorial contributions may be made to the Perche Cemetery Association, c/o Oliver Funeral Home, P.O. Box 125, Centralia, MO 65240. Condolence may also be made to the family at