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Bonnie Jean Claxton Howard
Birth: Sep. 4, 1926
Taylor County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 29, 2000
Taylor County
Texas, USA


Bonnie Jean Howard, 73, of Abilene, died Saturday, July 29, 2000, at a local medical center.

Graveside services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 31, 2000 at Elmwood Memorial Park, with Rev. Joe Prim officiating, and directed by Elliott-Hamil Funeral Homes, 542 Hickory.

Mrs. Howard was born on September 4, 1926, in Abilene, and lived here all her life. She retired as supervisor of the hard lines department at the Dyess Air Force Base Exchange, where she worked from 1966 to 1984. She then worked as a part-time clerk at Kids Kottage. She was a member of Second Baptist Church.

On December 7, 1943, she married Leroy Howard. He preceded her in death in 1975. She then married R.G. Bond in 1980. He died in 1988.

Also preceding her in death were her mother, Willie Florene Claxton of Abilene; her father, James Grady Claxton; and a sister, Jimmie Darlene Adams.

Survivors include a son, Darryl Ray Howard, and wife, Judy, of Trophy Club, TX; three brothers, William Vernon "Bill" Claxton and wife, Thelma, of Hawley, Jerry Lee Claxton and wife, Jeane, of Abilene, and Michael Ray Claxton and wife, Brenda, of Big Spring; a step-granddaughter, Jennifer; and a great-granddaughter, Michala Audry.

Visitation will be Sunday, July 30, 2000 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home, 542 Hickory.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 41, Abilene, TX 79604; or the American Lung Association of Texas, P.O. Box 26460, Austin, TX 78755-0460.

Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home
Abilene, Texas
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  Jim Grady Claxton (1906 - 1954)
Elmwood Memorial Park
Taylor County
Texas, USA
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