Bonnie J. Stafford, 60, of Jerico Springs, Mo., died Monday, Aug. 10, 2009. She was born March 11, 1949, at Calgary, Alberta, Canada, to Robert and Annie (McKay) Stafford.
Bonnie has lived in the area for the past three years, moving from Princeton, N.J., where she lived for 23 years. She was a former model and currently was a self-employed horticulturist. While in Princeton, she was actively involved in the Princeton Hospital Auxiliary and the Springdale Golf Club as well as owning Beyond the Garden Gate. She was also involved in Vernon County People for Pets in Nevada.
Bonnie is survived by one daughter Bryn Kerry Michelle Stafford, of London, England; and one grandson, Dylan Albrecht.
Bonnie loved to live life to the full, never did things by half; "If a job is worth doing, do it well." Bonnie was loved by all who met her and she will be very sadly missed.
The body has been taken for cremation.
Contributions may be made to the local Humane Society in Bonnie's name.
Obituary may be view and condolences left at www.danielfuneralhome.net.