Bonnie Rose Nance Beeding

Published 1:48 pm Thursday, January 5, 2023

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Mrs. Bonnie Rose Nance Beeding, 86, of Mocksville, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023.

A loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend, Bonnie was born on Aug. 11, 1936 to the late Noah and Geneva Nance. She married William Manning Beeding in 1953 and they soon built a home together. She was a homemaker and member of Smith Grove United Methodist Church. Bonnie enjoyed gardening, baking, needlecrafts, and spending time in the mountains.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, William; her sisters, Elizabeth Byerly, and Marie Winslow; and brother, Roy Nance.

Survivors include: her daughters, Sue Riddle (Larry) and Patsy Holder (Mike); sons, Donald Beeding (Hans Craig) and Bobby Beeding (Jane); grandchildren, Justin Riddle (Aerin), DeEtte Hill (Kelly), Gina Groce (Allen) and George Holder (Monica); great-grandchildren, Aiden Groce, Vada Hill, Allie Riddle, Evan Hill, and Ryan Riddle; as well as nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Friday, Jan. 6 at Smith Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery conducted by Rev. Al Thomas of Wake Forest, NC, a longtime, special friend of the Beeding family.

Friends may pay their respects to Mrs. Beeding at Eaton Funeral Home on Thursday, Jan. 5 from 3-6 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be considered for: Mountain Valley Hospice, 1427 Edgewood Drive, Suite 101, Mt. Airy, NC 27030; or to Smith Grove UMC, 3492 US 158 Mocksville, NC 27028; or to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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