Nona Olean Delno Sonnier
Nona Olean Delno Sonnier, 97, of Bridge City, passed away Saturday, June 29, at Medical Center of Southeast Texas in Port Arthur. Rosary and funeral services will be at 12:30 pm, Wednesday, July 3, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City. Officiating will be the Rev. Steven Leger of St. Henry Catholic Church in Bridge City. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens near Bridge City.
Visitation will be from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm, Wednesday at the funeral home.
Born in Nathan, Ar., on March 21, 1916, Nona was the daughter of Charles A. Delno and Myrtle Webb Delno. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Emery Sonnier; three brothers; and two sisters.
Nona is survived by her nieces and nephews, Richard Newsom and wife, Carol, Debbie Bramblett and husband, Tony, Gina Tweekum and husband, Brian, Jennie Strickland, Maggie Theroit; 10 great nieces and nephews; eight great great nieces and nephews; and sister-in-law, Bessie Newsom.
Serving as pallbearers will be Richard Newsom, Dustin Newsom, Richard Newsom, Jr., Mitchell Newsom, Lewis Newsom, and Lane Dupree. Honorary pallbearer will be Brian Tweekum.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Henry Catholic Church; 475 W Roundbunch Rd, Bridge City, Texas 77611; 735- 2422.