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Bonnie T. ‘Nana Bonnie’ Perry, of Hampstead, entered the gates of heaven on Monday, May 16, 2016.

Nana had always said that her greatest accomplishment was her son, Bobby. She lived selflessly for her family. She loved to read and take care of small children. She loved to spend all of her time with her two grandchildren, Allye and Harley.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Helen Stewart; father, Johnny Thornton; and her youngest brother, Joe Thornton.

She is survived by the love of her life of 46 years, her  husband, Ray Perry; only son, Bobby, and his wife, Aimee; one granddaughter, Allye Taylor, and her husband, Austin; and one grandson, Harley.

A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 19, at Andrews Mortuary, Hampstead Chapel. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at 2 p.m. Entombment will follow in Sea Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, please make donations of love to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1406 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.

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