Lula Mae Jenkins Bond, a resident of Prattville, AL, died peacefully on Thursday, November 8, 2012.
Family received friends at Prattville Memorial, Prattville, Alabama on Saturday, November 10, from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Visitation was held on Monday, November 12, 2012 at Oliver Funeral Home, Winona, Mississippi from 12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m.
Graveside services followed at 3:00 p.m. in Huntsville Cemetery, Huntsville, Mississippi, with Oliver Funeral Home directing.
Mrs. Bond was born in Choctaw County, Mississippi April 23, 1924. She attended high school at French Camp Academy, received her bachelors and masters degree from Mississippi State University and did post graduate work at University of Georgia. She was a teacher in Mississippi and Georgia until she retired in 1984. She married Albert Lathon Bond in May of 1942 in Mississippi.
Mrs. Bond was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Susan Jenkins; her husband, Albert Lathon Bond; three sisters, Lena Pace Moore, Lois Peeler and Lola Henderson all of Mississippi and six brothers Gladys Jenkins, Earl Jenkins, Marvin Jenkins, Dewey Jenkins and Charlie Jenkins.
She is survived by her daughter, Joyce Bond Mills, Prattville, Alabama; son-in-law, Edwin David Mills, Prattville, Alabama; two grandsons, David Lathon (Emily Ray) Mills, Prattville, Alabama and Andy (Amy Yates) Mills, Pelham, Alabama; three great grandchildren, Tucker and Caroline Mills, Prattville, Alabama and Kate Mills, Pelham, Alabama; one brother, Clyde Henry Jenkins, Winona, Mississippi; three sisters-in-law, Lena Bond Hughes, Ridgeland, Mississippi, Joyce Jacks Jenkins, Winona, Mississippi and June Bond, Kerrville, Texas; one cousin Bill (Mary) Sorrells, Winona, Mississippi and extended family members and many friends. Mrs. Bond lived many years in Mississippi and Georgia before moving to Prattville six years ago to be near family. She was a faithful Christian and member of Prattmont Church of Christ in Prattville, Alabama.
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