PIQUA - Bonnie J. "Granny" Haines, 80, of Piqua, died at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, at 3:12 p.m.
She was born in Piqua, on July 16, 1932, to the late Fred N. and Julia M. (Poling) Cain. She married James E. Haines. He preceded her in death in July 2, 1955.
Bonnie is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Cindy and Steven Ward of Piqua; one son, Billy Joe Haines of Piqua; one brother, Joseph Cainof Piqua; one sister, Connie Spitler of Piqua; and three granddaughters and grandsons-in-law, Tracy and Nathan Burgh, Brandy and Jason Hutton and Tara and Nick Cruz, all of Piqua; five great-grandsons, Alex, Tyler and Ethan Hutton, Noah and Uriah Burgh, all of Piqua; one great-granddaughter, Eva Cruz of Piqua.
She was preceded in death by one son, James Haines in 1955; one daughter, Susan J. Haines in 1955; one granddaughter, Stephanie Michelle Ward; and one brother, Billy Roger Cain.
Bonnie was a member of Piqua United Pentecostal Church. She was an inspiration to all that knew her. Bonnie loved her church and church family. She also loved to be with her children and grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, at the Piqua United Pentecostal Church, 651 W. Ash St. Piqua, with Pastor Gary Wagner officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Hill Cemetery, Piqua. Friends may call from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, at Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Piqua United Pentecostal Church 651 W. Ash St. Piqua, OH 45356.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.melcher-sowers.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Feb. 21, 2013