EDGERTON, Jeanette Bonniville, 87, wife of the late Donald Lloyd Edgerton and a resident of Virginia Beach, Va. and Cape Charles, Va., passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2011 in Virginia Beach. A native of Oyster, Va., she was the daughter of the late Hubert Forrest Bonniville and the late Maude Melson Bonniville. Mrs. Edgerton was a member of Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Cape Charles, and a member of the Debedeavon Garden Club. She served as a pink lady at N.A.M. Hospital and as a hostess for Garden Club of Virginia Historic Garden Week. Our beloved "Net-Net" was a true southern lady with a ready smile and a kind word for everyone she met. She is survived by two daughters, Donna Hayes Edgerton of Richmond, Va., and Jan Edgerton Willis of Virginia Beach; one son, Lloyd Byron Edgerton of Sarasota, Fla.; two grandsons, Arthur James Babinski III and his wife, Jessica, of Charlotte, N.C., and Ryan Lloyd Babinski of Harrisburg, Pa.; two great-grandchildren, Arthur James Babinski IV and Ava Kathryn Babinski, both of Charlotte; and one niece, Bonnie Hickman Cox and her husband, Joe, of Johnson City, Tenn. Mrs. Edgerton was predeceased by a sister, Courtney Bonniville Hickman; a grandson, Neal Byron Edgerton; and a great-grandson, Neal Anthony Edgerton. A graveside service will be conducted Tuesday, November 22, 2011, 1 p.m. at the Cape Charles Cemetery with Dr. J. Scottie Griffin officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Childhelp at www.childhelp.org, Samaritan House, P.O. Box 2400 #226, Virginia Beach, Va. 23450 or to a . Arrangements were made by Wilkins-Doughty Funeral Home, Cape Charles, Va. Online condolences may be sent to the family at: www.doughtyfuneralhome.com
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.