Marie Yvonne “Bonnie” Buxton, 82, of Orange passed away Tuesday, Dec. 9, at Southeast Texas Medical Center in Port Arthur.
Marie was born May 5, 1932 in Orange, to Cecil Aaron and Jessie Ellen (Newhouse) Harris. She was a lifelong resident of Orange. Marie was a member of North Orange Pentecostal Church for more than 50 years and had a strong faith in God. Bonnie enjoyed going hunting, doing crafts with her grandchildren and making bows and clothing for her family. The family would like to say “Nonnie- she ROCKED and was the best”.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Nonnie is survived by her daughter, Terrilee Ellen Buzbee and husband, Bryan of Orange; sons, Randy Buxton and wife, Kendra of Deweyville, Ricky Buxton and wife, Cher of Florida; brother, Cecil Harris of Deweyville; grandchildren, Jason and Sandra, Britney, Dreama, Hailey and Nathan, Dakota, Bryan Joseph, Tonya, Danielle, Christian, Kennedy, Jett and Sara. She is also survived by her great grandchildren, Preston, Ayden, Jocelyn, Braden, Kace, Hannah, Amelia.
A visitation will be held Friday, Dec. 12, from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Dorman Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held Saturday, Dec. 13, at 1:00 pm, at North Orange Pentecostal Church, with the Rev. Chris Bankard officiating. Burial will follow at Harris Cemetery in West Orange.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers donations may maybe made to Dorman Funeral Home to help the family with final expenses.