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Strong Tower Baptist Church
Saturday May 14th, 2022
3:00pm - 5:00pm

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Funeral Service

Strong Tower Baptist Church
Saturday May 14th, 2022

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Graveside Service

East Tennessee Cemetery
Sunday May 15th, 2022

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Kimberly Kaye Bonner

Kimberly Kaye Bonner aged 61 years, of Gray, passed away  Monday morning on May 9, 2022, at her home due to cardiopulmonary issues.  Born in Toledo, Ohio, she lived in Kingsport since 1973, before moving to Gray.  Kimberly was a graduate of Dobyns Bennett High School in 1979 and attended ETSU for early childhood development.  She worked as an Instructional Assistant in the Washington County School System.  Kimberly was a member of Strong Tower Baptist Church in Johnson City where she was actively involved in the deaf ministry.


She is survived by her husband, Robert N. “Bobby” Bonner Jr. of the home; son, Grant Bonner of the home; parents, James and Rosemary Pleasant of Kingsport; sister, Michelle Pierce and husband, Herby of Roanoke, VA; sisters-in-law, Deborah Bonner and Patricia Bonner Vilas; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.


The family will receive friends from 3-5:00 pm on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at Strong Tower Baptist Church. The funeral service will follow at 5:00 pm with Pastor Jody Jenkins officiating.


The graveside service will be held on Sunday at 2:00 pm at East Tennessee Cemetery. Those planning to attend are asked to meet at the cemetery at 1:45 p.m.


Memorial contributions can be made to Strong Tower Baptist Church, 1022 Old Stage Rd., Johnson City, TN 37615.

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Bobby, I am so sorry for the loss of your precious wife . My love and prayers

Myshell wilson miller May 14 2022 10:52 PM

Rosemary, I just saw Kim’s obituary! We are so shocked! We are so sorry and saddened. GOD bless Robert, Grant, you and Jim, Michelle and all her family and loved ones. ✝️🙏❤️

Mary Jane Penley May 14 2022 8:25 PM

My prayers are with you and your family. My hugs are sent to you all and know God will carry you and give you comfort during time Prayers.

Lois and Dave Antle May 14 2022 12:52 PM

I am so sorry for your loss. We are praying for your comfort and healing during this time. We love you.

The First Lady Day Spa May 14 2022 12:35 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Kimberly Bonner

Connie Smith May 14 2022 12:26 PM

Joe & O are so sorry to about the loss of Kim. We have many precious memories of her when we all attended church together. We pray the Lord will comfort each of the family with her precious memory. We Love you all & treasure the time we went to church together.

Joe & Judy Blakley May 14 2022 10:20 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Kimberly Bonner

Glenda Dykes May 14 2022 9:27 AM

Robert, I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. We are thinking of you and Grant during this difficult time. Condolences to your and your family.

Martha Gibson May 13 2022 11:44 AM

A photo was added for Kimberly Kaye Bonner

Elise Head (Niece) May 13 2022 10:22 AM

I'm so very sorry. I use to work with Kim at Tri cities Christian School, she was always so nice. I will be praying for you and your family.

Tammy Shehan May 13 2022 9:38 AM

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