Bonnie Jean Young

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Bonnie Jean Young, 82, of Mexia, passed away April 18, 2013, at Providence Hospital in Waco. Memorial services will be held on Sunday, April 21, at 2 p.m. at Porter Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bill Wright Sr. officiating. Visitation will be Saturday evening 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Bonnie was born April 14, 1931, in Leona, to Fred and Freda Foreman Merchant. She loved to make cakes, pies, cookies and fudge and loved her flowers, especially bluebonnets. Bonnie was loved greatly by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and she loved them all tremendously. She touched the hearts of everyone she met and will be missed greatly by everyone that knew her. She was preceded in death by her husband, Malcolm McCreight, and son, Gary McCreight. Bonnie is survived by her sons, David McCreight and wife Delina, and Michael McCreight; daughter Carol Patin and husband James; granddaughters Angela Guzman and Tasha Nelius, and Alyssa Mc-Creight; grandsons Sean Gore, James McCreight, Justin McCreight, Gary Mc-Creight, Matthew McCreight, Shawn McCreight and Jeremy McCreight; eight greatgrandchildren; brothers John Merchant, Robert Merchant, Billy Merchant, Doug Merchant and Curtis Merchant; and several special friends including Chris, Rosemary and the Johnson family. Visit porterfuneralhome to sign the guestbook and leave a message.