Jackie Bonds,78, of Clinton, went to be with the Lord, March 6, 2019. He was born in Shirley, AR, on January 23, 1941, to Andrew Jackson and Nettie Violet Treadaway Bonds. Jackie served in the United States Army; he was a self-employed paint contractor and a member of the Corinth Baptist Church. As a young man, he was an avid basketball and baseball player; his love for the sport earned him a basketball scholarship to the college in Batesville, he completed his college career and graduated from UCA with a Bachelor of Science degree. Jackie loved hunting, fishing, and being outdoors.
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Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 48 years, Mary Bonds; children, Earl Bonds (Lisa), Justin Bonds, Vince Bonds (Melissa); siblings, Ann Weaver, Maurice Bonds, Ernest Bonds, all of Clinton; grandchildren, Avery, Andrew, Jeremy, Cody(Jaci), Amanda(Charlie); great-grandchildren, Charlie, Addie, Kenzie, Paisley, Carlie; many nieces, nephews, friends and other family members.
Jackie is preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Russell Bonds.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, March 17, 2019, 2:00p.m. at the Holly Mountain Cemetery with Brother Danny Griffin officiating.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Holly Mountain Cemetery Fund or a charity of your choice.
Arrangements entrusted to Clinton Funeral Service. To sign Jackie’s Book of Memories, please go to www.clintonfuneralservice.com.