Iwanda 'Bonnie' King
Iwanda "Bonnie" King, 82, of Big Spring died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, in a local hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, May 20, 2013, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with Johnny Cockerham officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Olive Memorial Park.
She was born April 29, 1931, in Girard, Texas, and married George Zachary King on Dec. 15, 1951, in Abilene. He preceded her in death in 1967.
Bonnie worked for Bell Telephone and at Barq's Root Beer factory. She had been a resident of Big Spring since her marriage in 1951. She was a Baptist.
Survivors include two sons, George Z. King Jr. and wife Amy and Johnny M. King and wife Sherry, all of Big Spring; two daughters, Gloria Panek and husband Craig of Big Spring and Janie Brown; two sisters, Jean Heck of Lubbock and Exa Ballard of Henderson; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by two daughters, Rhonda Bledsoe and Mary Jackson; one grandson; two brothers, Floyd Hollingshead and Clyde Hollingshead; and two sisters, Ninabeth Hollingshead and Mae Webb.
Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com