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Bonnie Jean Tapley

April 18, 1954 — April 20, 2022

Bonnie Jean Tapley went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, April 20, 2022. She was born April 18, 1954, in Waukegan, Illinois to William (Jack) and Irene Powell.

Bonnie was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp. She enjoyed hunting, fishing, cooking for her big family get togethers, and working in her garden.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William (Jack). Powell and Irene Peterson Powell, her brother, Bill Powell; two sisters, Patricia Hansen and Sandra Hill; step-son, Charles R. Hopkins, Jr.

She is survived by her husband, Jackie Tapley of Mount Vernon, Arkansas; daughter, Kristen Johnson (Kevin) of Clarksville, Arkansas; step-daughter, Rebecca Hatfield (Larry) of Heber Springs, Arkansas; step-sons, Chad Tapley (Mandy), Brad Tapley (Chasity) of Quitman, Arkansas; sisters, Billie Balentine (Garry) of Heber Springs; Margie Hutchins (Carl) of Mount Vernon, Arkansas; Loretta Jones (Tildan) of Grantsburg, Indiana, her grandchildren, a host of nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held Friday, April 22nd, 2022, at 10:00 am in Rose Bud Cemetery, Rose Bud, Arkansas, with Donnie Stair officiating. Pallbearers are Kevin Johnson, Jonathan Cline, Brad Tapley, Chad Tapley, James Wortham.

Services for Bonnie Jean (Powell) Tapley are under the care and direction of Vilonia Funeral Home, 1134 Main Street, Vilonia, AR 72173. Sign her Book of Memories at

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