Bonita Mae Sergent, 62, of Whitesburg, died September 7 in Mooresburg, Tenn.
A daughter of the late Homer and Bertha Vance Taylor, she was a granddaughter of the late Rosa ‘Big Mom’ Vance, and a sister of the late Harold Dean Taylor. She was a grandmother of the late Sean Atkinson.
She was a member of the Millstone Missionary Baptist Church and a friend to everyone she met.
Surviving are her husband, Delmar Ray Sergent; four daughters, Debbie Brashears and husband Tommy and Heather Fulton and husband John, all of Smoot Creek, Cheryl Caudill and husband Tim of Whitesburg, and Missy Webb and husband Kenny of Mayking; a stepson, Delmar Ray Sergent Jr. and wife Pam of Vermillion, Oh.; a stepdaughter, Kay Atkinson and husband Mike of Vermillion, Oh.; two brothers, Henry Taylor of Hamilton, Oh., and Rick Taylor of Quebec, Tenn.; two sisters, Betty Jo Taylor and Virginia Faye Caudill, both of Whitesburg; 12 grandchildren, Brooke Holbrook, Aaron Tolliver, Chase Brashears, Lauren Webb, Blake Brashears, Hayley Fulton, Sarah Fulton, Christy Braden, Dale Sergent Mike Atkinson, Brittany Atkinson and Brittany Webb; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held yesterday (Tuesday), September 10, at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery at Whitesburg.