Lillie Irene Bonds, age 81 of Double Springs, entered into rest on April 30, 2013 at UAB Hospital.
She was born November 26, 1931 in Double Springs, AL to Otto and Jennie Bailey. She was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness. For most of her working years, she was a poultry grower and farmer. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
Visitation will be Thursday, May 2, 2013 from 6-8pm at Nichols Funeral Home in Double Springs, where services will be held on Friday, May 3 at 11am. Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery in Double Springs. Brother Cornelius Pugh will officiate.
She is survived by her sons, Dale Bonds, Dennis (Jeannie) Bonds, David Bonds; daughters, Gwen (Bucky) Baker, Patsy (Johnny) Bailey; brother John Albert (Sharon) Bailey; sisters, Mavis Davis, Fayola (Bill) Hayes, Yvonne Williams, and Barbara Elkins; and was “Grandma” to thirteen grandchildren and nineteen great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Authony Bonds; brothers, Doyle Bailey, Oneal Bailey, Sammy Bailey, and Tommy Bailey; and sister, Avalee Bailey.