Carlos Junior Bonds, 79, of Hilldale went to his eternal home Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at his home following a long illness.
Born April 19, 1941 at True he was a son of the late Jessie L. and Dorothy Marie Martin Bonds.
Carlos was a member of the Rollynsburg Baptist Church. He had worked as a yardman at the Greenbrier Resort Hotel. Carlos was famously known for the “Bonds Pig Roast.” He loved his grandchildren and enjoyed attending church functions. Carlos was the last surviving member of his immediate family.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Sharon Bonds; two brothers, Charles and James Bonds and one sister, Betty Plumley.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 57 years, Ona Imogene Plumley Bonds; four children, Carlos Ray Bonds of Lewisburg, Ernest Bonds and wife Jennifer of Hilldale, Karen Allgood and husband Todd of Pence Springs and Joseph Bonds and wife Tammy of Hilldale; fourteen grandchildren; eighteen great grandchildren; two special canines, Sally and Cocoa and one special feline, Emily. Special thanks to Hospice of Southern West Virginia and Carlos’s nurses, Maggie, Molly and Darlene and Pastor Robbie Merritt.
For the safety of the family and community, services will be private with Pastors Dana Stalnaker and Roger Persinger officiating. Pallbearers will be Carlos Ray, Ernest Lee, Joseph, and Stephen Bonds, Michael Tincher and Austin Gragg.