Joe Mason Bond


    Joe Mason Bond of St. James, Missouri was born in Smithville, Tennessee to Garrison  (G.L). and Gardie Bain Bond and passed away Saturday December 28, 2019 at the age of 68 years.


    On June 24, 2006 in St. James, Missouri he married Alice Beatrice Maynard.
    Joe grew up in Smithville, Tennessee and after meeting Bea, they moved to St. James, Missouri.
    He loved taking care of his farm, mowing and brush hogging his acreage and enjoyed his fishing pond.
    He was a 34 year career Army Veteran, and was not shy to share his experiences and story of the Army life.
    He is survived by his mother, Gardie Bond of Smithville, Tennessee; his wife, Alice Beatrice Bond of the home in St. James, Missouri; sons, Phillip Bond (Maria) and Andrew Bond, both of McMinnville, Tennessee and Jack Bryd (Andrea) of St. James, Missouri; daughters, Amy Judkin of McMinnville, Tennessee and Donna Lorts (Steve) of St. James, Missouri; brothers, Danny Bond of Smithville, Tennessee and John Bond of Draper, Utah; sisters, Linda Gonzles of Waxihatches, Texas and Kathy Stanley of Smithville, Tennessee; eight grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 4-7 p.m. on Monday December 30, 2019 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.
    Funeral service was held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday December 31, 2019 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri with Lynn Huggins officiating.
    Burial was in the Oak Grove Cemetery.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.