Samuel J. Bonnette IV

Thursday, July 6, 2006

Samuel J. Bonnette IV, 29, of Eagle Rock, Mo., died Wednesday, June 28, 2006 at his home.

Mr. Bonnette was born, June 1, 1977, at Baton Rouge, La., son of Samuel J. Bonnette III, and Monica Harmon. He received his high school education at Baton Rouge, La., with an additional two years of college education.

He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was self-employed as a boat captain on the Mississippi River and the Gulf of Mexico. He was born and raised in Baton Rouge, La., moving to Eagle Rock last year.

Survivors include his father, Samuel J. Bonnette III, of Eagle Rock; his mother, Monica Harmon of Baton Rouge, La.; and two aunts, Denise Whittum of Dothan, Ala.; and Suzanne Bonnette of Eagle Rock.

Services will take place in Dothan, Alabama at a later date. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of White Funeral Home in Cassville, Mo.