Venita Ann Bonner, age 77, of Jay, Florida passed away February 3, 2019. Ann was born on December 22, 1941.
She worked at Monsanto after graduating from high school. She spent the majority of her years taking care of her family at home. She was a member of Pensacola First Church of the Nazarene for many years. She loved to garden, sew and shop and was also an avid birdwatcher. She loved talking on the phone and spending time with her daughters.
Ann is survived by her three daughters, Shannon Garrett (Johnny), Melonie Callahan (John), and Tanya Menard (Art). Also, her grandchildren Lane Garrett, John Caleb and Zachary Callahan, her sisters Mary Ellen Jones and Doris Diamond, and one brother Mack Jones along with numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, David Bonner, her parents Bob and Ruby Jones, and her brother Buddy Jones of Jay, Florida.
A time of visitation will be held at Rose Lawn Funeral Home, Gulf Breeze on Friday, February 8, 2019 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. A celebration of life service will follow at 1:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Entombment will be in the Rose Lawn Funeral Home Mausoleum.
Melonie, Shannon, Tanya and family. Im so sorry to hear about your Mom. What a precious woman she was. I hope the precious memories you ladies have with her will get you through the pain and sorrow of losing her in the days ahead. She was truly a great
Regina Brannon KelleyJay, FL
Wish I could be there for you, the way you were there for me. My heart is hurting for you. Hoping you can feel our love and hoping God’s peace and presence are overwhelming.
Debbie BowlingFarmington, MO
SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS.
Tom BryarsBAY MINETTE, AL
Hugs to you all. So sorry for the loss of your beautiful mama, Tanya! Thinking of you, missing you, prayers.
Paige ReidFarmington, MO
May the love and grace of God sustain you during your season of grief. Your loss is Heaven's gain, but still your heart hurts. Blessings and prayers.
Noah or Rachel RhodesFarmington, MO
You are in our prayers. You have not lost your mom, because if your know where something is, it's never lost.
Tim MorganFarmington, MO
I was saddened to hear that your mother passed away. I am holding you close in my thoughts and hoping you are doing okay. Ann was an amazing lady, and I feel privileged to have known her. She will be deeply missed!
Sharon Redmon BlackmonPensacola, FL