June 23, 1936 ~ March 10, 2002

Born in: Madison Co.,
Resided in: Leicester, NC

Bonnie Tipton Cordell, 65 of 119 North Turkey Creek Road, Leicester, died Sunday, March 10, 2002, at her home. Mrs. Cordell was born in Madison County and was a daughter of the late Paul and Etta Flynn Tipton. She was the retired co-owner and operator of Fire Shield and was a member of Newfound Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Bill G. Cordell; three daughters, Glenda Smith of Denver, CO, Denise Morgan of Morganton, and Michelle Rogers of Leicester; one son Paul Cordell of Candler; one sister, Peggy Edwards of Winston-Salem, and four grandchildren. No services are planned. Memorials may be made to Eliada Home for Children, P O Box 16708 Asheville, NC 28806.

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  1. To the family of Bonnie, we
    are deeply sorry for your loss. If we can be of any help,please let us know.
    Charlie & Helen 692-3485

  2. My condolences to Peggy Jean on the passing of Bonnie Lou. My brother, Wayne, and I were looking for our Aunt Elton Wright’s obit (Harold Dean’s mother)who died also on Mar. 10, and found the obit for Bonnie. We are saddened as we counted you both as our close friends during our growing up years. We regret we do not know her family, but send them our condolences as well.
    Much love, Jeanette Wright Parham

  3. We, Dr. Brosnan and the staff, were very sorry to here about our patient, Bonnie. Special people are the words to describe Bill and Bonnie. Bill, we are very sorry to hear of your loss. Please call our office if we can do anything to help you at this very sad time. We send our thoughts and prayers.

  4. Michelle, My sympathy and prayers go out to your family. Bonnie was a good friend of mine during our school days. Peggy I haven’t seen you in years but I know that you and Bonnie were real close. My prayers are also with you. I had the priveledge of attending the same church with Bonnie and we were in the same Sunday school class. May God’s Grace see you through this time of sorrow. ( 2 Cor. 12:9 )

  5. We only met Aunt Bonnie a few times, but those times were wonderful and memorable. Our prayers are with you all.

  6. Michelle,
    I was shocked and saddened to hear of your loss. Please share with your father how sorry I am. Your mom was such a sweet lady. I’ll never forget her famous sweet tea and her warm hospitality back in the St Genevieve days. We’re praying that you feel the arms of the Father around you during this time. Please keep in touch.

  7. Michelle,
    We are very sorry for what has happened..we will remember her very much, as she was a very sweet lady..Tell your father we are praying for him and your family..if you need anything let us know..we love you very much!
    Alisha & Craig

  8. Michelle,
    We were saddened to hear of the sudden loss of your mother. We pray you will feel God’s arms of love wrapped around you at this difficult time. May God bring such a peace to your heart that you know it is His peace that passes all understanding. Please let your dad know we are praying for him also. Love, Mark and Sharon

  9. The Briggs family extends our most heartfelt sympathy to Michelle and the remaining family.

    Sara, George, Lash, Anna and Lash Briggs


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