Obituary for Bonnie Blue Porterfield of Southern Pines

Mrs. Bonnie Blue Porterfield, age 84, of 1295 Central Drive, Southern Pines, NC was born on December 11, 1937 in Red Springs, NC to the late Lacey Blue and the late Rose Locklear of Maxton, NC.  She departed this life on March 5, 2022 at her home in Southern Pines.

Bonnie was a retired dietician from Hoke County Schools.  She also drove a school bus for many years. She was loving mother and a very good cook.  She enjoyed making delicious meals for her family and friends. She had many friends and was well thought of by everyone she knew. She was loved and will be missed by her family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Charles Porterfield; brother Daniel Blue and sister Rosa Lee Blue.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, Wayne Blue and his wife Diane of Raeford, NC; Wallace Blue and his wife Rosa of Sanford, NC; Jan Arisemendi of the home; Hubert Blue and his wife Lisa of Raeford, NC; her sisters, Blondie Blue of Raeford, NC; Dorlee Oxendine of Raeford, NC; Mizamae Blue of Raeford, NC; Annie Ruth Henderson of Shannon, NC; her brothers, Winford Blue of Wagram, NC; Reese Blue of Raeford NC; Clyde Blue of Raeford, NC; Lacey Blue of Wagram, NC; her grandchildren, Allen Wayne of Shannon, NC; Justin Oxendine of Shannon, NC; Melissa Blue of Sanford, NC; Sierra Blue of Shannon, NC; Amber Blue of Red Springs, NC; Hunter Blue of Shannon, NC; Hubert Blue Jr. of Shannon, NC; and Steven Blue of Frankfurt, Germany; her great-grandchildren Zaebrian Kai Blue, Kayleana Blue, Nolan Oxendine; step-children Billy Jo Porterfield, Denise Shearon and Carla Bissett; and a host of other relatives and friends.

A visitation will be held Friday, March 11, 2022 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Boles Funeral Home, 425 W. Pennsylvania Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387.  A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, March 12, 2022 at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 2237 Camp Easter Road, Carthage, NC 28327.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

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Services entrusted to Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines.    

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