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Bonnie L. Genton

Bonnie L. Genton Bonnie L. Genton

Bonnie L. Petrey Genton, 72, passed away on Thursday, May 6, 2021, at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany, Ind.

Bonnie was born on Thursday, Jan. 6, 1949, in Crab Orchard, Ky. She was the daughter of Herman and Myrtle Brock Petrey, who both preceded her in death.

Bonnie married Ernest Genton in Gatlinburg, Tenn., and he preceded her in death on March 18, 2006.

Bonnie was a sweet, caring and selfless lady. She enjoyed attending the Henryville Baptist Church, bluegrass music, singing and playing the guitar, mandolin and piano. She worked at Arpac in Corydon, Ind.

Survivors include her five sons, Ernest Darrell Genton of Seymour, Ind., Randall Louis Genton (Phyllis) of New Albany, Donald Wayne Genton of Memphis, Ind., Carl Ray Genton (Cheryl) of Memphis and Daniel Lee Genton of Sellersburg, Ind.; three grandchildren, Cassandra Genton, Chandler Genton and Cheyanne Hyatt (Charles); two great-grandchildren, Braylon Hyatt and Ronin Hyatt; and six siblings, Stanley Petrey of Georgetown, Ky., Bill Petrey of Georgetown, Ky., Nancy Kidd of Harrodsburg, Ky., Betty Sue Miller (Mark) of Jellico, Tenn., Ansel Petrey of Georgetown, Ky., and Curtis Petrey of Wakeman, Ohio.

Bonnie was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Genton; siblings, Junior Petrey, James Petrey, Denver Petrey, Daddy May Petrey, Doris Denny, Wanda Faye Foley, Robert Petrey and Wallace Petrey.

Funeral services will be conducted at 6 p.m. on Monday, May 10, 2021, with visitation from 2 until 6 p.m. at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Henryville, Ind.

Memorial contributions may be given to the family to help with funeral expenses c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 209 S. Ferguson St., Henryville, IN 47126.

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