Meadville Tribune

November 13, 2013

Bonnie Jean Blair Gilbert

Meadville Tribune

TROUTMAN, N.C. — Bonnie Jean Blair Gilbert, 65, of Troutman, N.C., formerly of Meadville, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, at Iredell Memorial Hospital.

She was born April 22, 1948, in Guwando, N.Y., to the late Harry Burton and Charlotte Phillips Blair. She was a member of Rocky Mount United Methodist Church in Mooresville, N.C.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Marta Blair; and brother, Douglas Blair.

She is survived by her husband, Donald Gilbert; children, Toni Hickernell and husband, Keith, Scotti Pardee, and Tammi Gilbert-Chaffin and husband, Timothy; and grandchildren, Jade, Jace and Jude Pardee, Adrian, Donald and Jordan Gilbert.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation of North Carolina, 4701 Hedgemore Drive, Suite 810, Charlotte, N.C. 28209; and/or American Heart Association, 222 S. Church St., Suite 303, Charlotte, N.C. 28202; and/or American Diabetes Association, 1300 Baxter St., Suite 150, Charlotte, N.C. 28204.

Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, Mooresville, is serving the Gilbert family. Condolences may be made to the family at