MARTHA ANN BOND
Funeral services for Martha Ann Bond, 75, of Gainesville, are set for 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at the Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home Chapel with Mike Haverland officiating.
A visitation will be held at 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, prior to the service.
Martha passed away Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, in Gainesville.
She was born May 15, 1938, in Gainesville to Isaac Mason and Hallie Evelyn Holder Winters.
She married Mickey G. Bond on June 26, 1959, in Gainesville.
Mrs. Bond is survived by her husband of 54 years, Mickey G. Bond of Gainesville; son, Monnie D. Bond of Houston; son and daughter-in-law, Michael D. and Carmen M. Bond of Rockport; son, Mark G. Bond of Benbrook; daughter and son-in-law, Martha and Jay Puckett of Callisburg; two brothers, William and John Winters; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings, Mary Lou Winters, Jerry Winters, Samuel Winters and Phoebe Tanner; and her grandson, Christopher Daniel Bond.
You may sign the online registry at www.geojcarroll.com. ADV.
BONNIE FARR MOORE
Bonnie Farr Moore passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.
She was born to O.G. (Hart) and Reba (Kennedy) Farr in Gainesville on March 27, 1930.
She was married to Joe Moore and to that union three children were born: Susan, Scott and Steven Moore.
Bonnie graduated from Gainesville High School and was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church. She was very involved with church activities including Sunday School, Training Union and Vacation Bible School. She also participated and helped with her children’s school and extracurricular activities whether it be PTA, Scouts, room mother, sports, drill team, etc. Bonnie owned and managed The Tree House, a children’s boutique and specialty store, for almost 20 years.
Bonnie was an amazing mother and friend and we all loved her so much. She had such a great personality and always had a smile. Her love of gardening, flowers, cooking and entertaining were a passion and she did it all with such style and beauty.
Bonnie was preceded in death by her brother, Don Farr; her parents O.G. (Hart) and Reba (Kennedy) Farr; and her former husband, Joe Moore.
She is survived by her three children and their spouses, Susan Moore Gentry and Jerry Gentry of Dallas, Scott Moore and Paula Moore of Durant, Okla., and Steve Moore and Kelli Moore of Norman, Okla.; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Other family members include cousins, Ella Ruth Kennedy Maddox, Jim and Tommy Kennedy and Jane Farr Stewart. She also had numerous special friends.
Pallbearers are A.J. Beyer, David Buttolph, Mike Hargesheimer, Charles Kennedy, Everett Marler and Steve Snuggs. Honorary pallbearers are Dick Buttolph, Kenneth Kaden, Tom Stark, Charlie Stringer, Charles Medley, Steve Merrick and Robert Voth.
Memorial contributions may be made to Camp Sweeney for Children with Diabetes, P.O. Box 918, Gainesville, TX 76241 or the charity of your choice.
A visitation is planned for 6 to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home.
Following a private graveside service, a memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, in the Geo. J. Carroll & Son Chapel. ADV.