William "Jackie" Bonds, 73, of Texarkana, TX, formerly of Broken Bow, OK passed away Monday, March 17, 2014 at St. Michaels in Texarkana, TX. He was born April 23, 1940 in Gunnison, MS the son of Bart and Wilma (Scott) Bonds. Jackie and Patsy Allen were united in marriage in 1962 in Salinas, CA. Jackie was a member of the Charity Baptist Church in Broken Bow, OK. He proudly served his country in the US Army. He enjoyed raising plants, gardening and cooking outside. He loved his family and cherished spending time with them. Jackie leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Patsy E. Bonds of Texarkana, TX; son, Michael William Bonds and wife, Natalie; grandchildren, Jerrod Bonds, Brittney Grace Bonds, Shayla Brown and Brandon Brown; son, Stephen Dale Bonds, grandchildren, Chelsea Ross, Dereck Ross and family; five great-grandchildren, Khloe, Kenidee, Mynna, Ariden and Joshua Jaxon Jackson; sisters-in-law, Shirley Jo Allen and Linda Allen; special nephew, Rusty Hale and daughter, Shelby of South Haven, MS; special cousin, George Scott and wife Linda of Rosedale, MS and Bob Scott; niece, Paula K. Hale; several nieces, nephews and a host of friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Lois Jones Hale; mother-in-law and father- in-law, Grace and Earl Allen; brothers-in-law, Wayne D. Allen and Johnny Bob Allen; several nieces and nephews.Cemetery:Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Cove, AR. \nTo send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of William Bonds, please visit our floral store.