Rhonda Dean Ellison Bone

Rhonda Dean Ellison Bone, 65, of Teague, passed away Oct. 10, 2013, at her residence in Teague. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 2 p.m. at Shiloh Baptist Church, with the Rev. Bill Wright Sr. officiating.

Rhonda was born April 24, 1948, in Mexia. She spent her childhood in the Shiloh community and Mexia area. She attended Shiloh school until she graduated eighth grade. She then attended Mexia High School.

Throughout her life, she held various jobs locally. She was a long-time employee of Perry Brothers Inc. in Mexia. She grew up attending Shiloh Baptist Church and made many friends that have remained loyal and loving.

Rhonda married Joseph Bone of Kentucky in June of 1984. They shared a special time together for 31 years.

Rhonda was preceded in death by her parents, Louis Ray Ellison and Reba Jeanette Fleming Ellison. She is survived by her husband, Joseph Clarence Bone, of Teague; children Sharlett Camp and husband Rodney, of Jewett, Donald Ray Court and wife Jennifer, of Dew, Doyle Glenn Cameron and wife Dina, of Jewett, Christofer Bone and wife Casey, of Checotah, Okla., and Jim Bone and fiancée Amber, of Paducah, Ky.; seven grandchildren, Jerry Don Sims, of Alvin, Erica Camp, of West, Clayton Preston, of Mexia, Chance Preston, of Mexia, Brittany Camp, of West, Johnathan Bone, of Checotah, Okla., and Vivian Bone, of Checotah, Okla.; three great-grandchildren, Cameron Sims, of Alvin, Corrinne Sims, of Alvin, and Addison Hutyra, of West; sister Brenda Campbell, of LaPorte; brother Stanley Black, of Corsicana; uncle Andrew Fleming and wife Anita Kaye, of Point Enterprise; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and large extended family and friends.

The family is so grateful for the love and support from many people, including Chrissy Jones and father Cliff. Thank you for your strength, your tears and your laughter.

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Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.