Bonnie Lois (Russell) Lakins

Bonnie Lois (Russell) Lakins passed away with her loving family by her side Thursday, March 25 2021 at the age of 84. She was a resident of Republic for 59
She was born in Crane on Jan. 2, 1937 to Paul William and Lena Elizabeth (Langley) Russell. She was wed in holy matrimony to Joe Lee Lakins on April 29, 1955 in Crane. They had two sons, Joe Dean and Douglas Wayne. Joe and Bonnie spent 65 years together traveling the world, skiing, fishing, square dancing and enjoying their grandchildren, great-grandchildren, family and friends.
Lakins was a member of Primitive Baptist Church in Niangua. She was a homemaker and she also worked outside of the home and retired from General Electric (GE) as a supervisor.
She is preceded in death by her son Douglas Wayne, her parents and her brothers Tom and Densil.
She is survived by her husband Joe Lee, her son Joe Dean and wife Mary Ann of Clever; grandson Michael and wife Lorrie Lakins of Reed Springs; five grandchildren; her brother William Rule Russell and wife Patsy of Clever, as well as several nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends.


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