Monticello - Bonnie Bray-Owens (née Moore), 86 years of age, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 17, 2020. Bonnie was born in Corbin, Kentucky to her late parents, Terry Moore and Pearl Mullins Moore. Bonnie started her life by living in a coal mining camp in Crummies Creek, Kentucky, a true coal miner's daughter. Her faith and her family were the two things she deeply treasured. She loved her church, yard sales, playing her dulcimer, gardening, painting and fishing. She was a devoted pet lover. Bonnie is preceded in death by her late husbands, Newman Bray and Kidwell Owens; and her daughter, Kathy Courtelis. Left to her passing is her son, Terry Bray (Patricia); her grandchildren, Andrew Oliver, Elizabeth Floyd, Donald Bray, Kristine Bray-Daines, Adrian Bray-Tarvin, and Lucas Bray; and 12 Great-Grandchildren. Funeral Services and Burial will be private. If you would like to honor Bonnie's life, please consider doing so by making a donation to one of her favorite charities, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or the ASPCA, P.O.Box 96929, Washington, DC 20090-6929. Stith Funeral Home is serving the family. On line condolences may be left for the family at: www.stithfuneralhomes.com
Published by Kentucky Enquirer from Dec. 19 to Dec. 21, 2020.