Bonnie Merritt Graham, age 98, of Fairview, Tennessee passed away on Tuesday, August 29, 2023. She was born and raised in Fairview, Tennessee. Bonnie was a strong, compassionate Christian woman and was a member of New Hope Church. Her caring nature not only surrounded her friends and family but was also extended to her patients when she served as a caregiver in several nursing homes and hospitals.
She dedicated most of her time to raising her six children that hold her memory close to their hearts. Bonnie is preceded in death by her parents, Presley Columbus Merritt and Jennie Manus Merritt. She is also preceded in death by her beloved son, Glen Allen and her siblings, Brownie Merritt Pruitt, Gracie Merritt, Pauline Merritt Welch, and Edward Merritt.
Bonnie leaves behind to cherish her memory her sister, Christine Merritt Bishop; children, Jerry Lee, Paulette Graham Green, Linda Graham Crawford, Julie Graham Foxworth; nine grandchildren; twenty great-grandchildren; and thirteen great-great grandchildren.
Visitation services will be held on September 2, 2023, from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM at the Harpeth Hills Memory Garden, Funeral Home, & Cremation Center located at 9090 TN-100, Nashville, TN, 37221. It will be an opportunity for family and friends to come together and share their memories of Bonnie's vibrant life.
The funeral service for Bonnie will also take place on September 2, 2023, at the Harpeth Hills Memory Garden, Funeral Home, & Cremation Center. It will commence at 11:30 AM and conclude at 12:30 PM. This solemn occasion will provide an opportunity for loved ones to pay their final respects and bid farewell to a remarkable woman who touched so many lives.