Arrangements for Mrs. Bonnie Sue Pierce Thornhill of Anniston, Alabama, formerly of Brookhaven, are visitation at 10AM,
followed by a service at 11AM Friday, January 5, 2018 at Riverwood Family Funeral Service, with interment at Riverwood Memorial Park.
Mrs. Bonnie Sue Pierce Thornhill, 84, went to be with the Lord on December 28, 2017.
She was born on February 21, 1933 to the late Edgar Lewis Pierce and Dezzie Lee Calhoun Pierce.
She was an active lifelong member of First Baptist Church of Brookhaven; enjoyed creative pursuits of various kinds including painting,
gardening, and decorating; an avid traveler and reader.
She enjoyed snow skiing and had the gift of hospitality. Most of all, she enjoyed time with friends and family; she adored her husband Max,
her daughters and grandchildren. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, and her life was a radiant expression of her love for the Lord Jesus Christ.
Preceding her in death were her parents; and husband, Max E. Thornhill.
She is survived by her 3 daughters, Debbie T. Acker and husband, Aaron, Dana T. Simmons and husband, Robert, and Diane T. Irby.
Her living legacy includes her 11 grandchildren, Michael Simmons, Andrew Acker and wife, Heather, Maurie Hartel and husband, Forrest,
Joseph Irby and wife, Taylor, Anna Lee Hooper and husband, Bob, Lori DeYmaz and husband, Zach, John Irby, Joshua Irby, Josiah Irby,
Abigail Workman and husband, Jeffrey, and Joel Irby; 12 great grandchildren, Ella Hartel, Vivi Hartel, Max Acker, Kate Acker, Ellis Hooper,
John Franklin Hooper, Bonnie Lee Hooper, Inslee Irby, Anderson Irby, Grace Davidson, Catherine DeYmaz and Piece DeYmaz;
and brother in law & sister in law, Jerry and Shirley Thornhill.
Memorials may be given to the First Baptist Church of Brookhaven.