Ola Mae Bonds


Funeral services for Ola Mae Hardin Bonds, 92, of Kilgore will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, October 13, in the chapel at McWhorter Funeral Home with Bro. Mark Hendrick and Bro. Kelly Poe officiating. Interment will be held at Hickory Grove Cemetery.

Ola Mae was born on March 5, 1926 in Warthum, Texas, to Benjamin Lamar and Cora May Chandler Hardin and passed from this life on October 10, 2018 in Kilgore.

On August 12, 1952, Ola Mae married Mack Adams Bonds and he preceded her in death in 1999. Ola Mae worked in the family grocery store and several convenience stores after raising her children.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Mack Adams Bonds, and by her three brothers.

Survivors include her sons, Mack Bonds, Larry Bonds and Joe Bonds, and daughters, Sherry Henderson and Malinda Rich. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Michael Rich, Jeremy Bonds, Kristopher Rich, Joshua Bonds, Ben Hardin and Jared Rich. Honorary pallbearers will be Jaxon Rich, Mason Norred and Richie Overman.

Please visit Ola Mae’s on-line registration book at to leave a memory for the family.

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