Vera Mae Bond, age 84 of Murphy passed away Sunday, March 22, 2020 at the North Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.
She was a resident of Cherokee County and the daughter of Edward and Margaret Cleo Carter Buckner. She was a legal secretary for a law firm, a member of the Grape Creek Homemakers Club and a member of the Grape Creek Baptist Church where she grew up playing the piano.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Raymond Bond; a daughter, Penny Jane bond; a brother-in-law, Jim Wheeler; a nephew, Joey Jay Wheeler; two twin sisters and an infant brother.
Vera is survived by one son, Jeff Bond; a daughter, Debra Pollard and husband Alan of Grass Lake, Michigan; one sister, JoAnn Wheeler of Kettering, Ohio; four grandchildren, Nickolas Sears, Alexander Sears, Darrin Bond and wife Hilary and Kimberly Ledford and husband Tyler; and three great-grandchildren Noah Sears, Roman Sears and Abigail Bond.
A private graveside service will be held at Grape Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Aud Brown will officiate.
For the safety of family and friends during this Covid-19 pandemic the family has decided to hold a memorial service at a later date.
Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.
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