POOLER -- Ms. Bonnie Carol Pearson Eminger, 65, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 5, 2012 at Hospice Savannah with her family by her side.

Ms. Bonnie was born in Sylvester, GA to the late Charlie James Pearson and Agnes Hines Pearson. She was a member of the Pooler First Baptist Church, retired from the State of Georgia Childcare Licensing Department, and later worked for the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Wesley Paul Eminger and Kendall Tomlin Eminger; sister and brother-in-law, Blanche Pearson Thornhill and Randall Thornhill; brother and sister-in-law, Charles and Callye Pearson; nephews, Randy and John Thornhill; nieces, Dana McCarley and Amber Finlayson; a great-niece and a great-nephew.

Visitation: 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Funeral: 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Pooler First Baptist Church located at 204 W. Hwy. 80 in Pooler. Burial will follow.

Remembrances may be given to the Pooler First Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 506, Pooler, GA 31322.

Friends may sign the online register book at www.stricklandandsonsfuneralhome.com

Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Homes

Pooler 912/748-2444