The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

December 28, 2012

Kevin Dale Bonner

The Joplin Globe


Kevin Dale Bonner, 49, of Oronogo, Mo., lost his battle with cancer at 2 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at his home surrounded by family and friends.  

Kevin was born Jan. 9, 1963, in Tulsa, Okla., the son of George Freeman Bonner and Linda Madge (Cartwright) Jackson. He has been living in Oronogo the last 10 years; prior to that he lived in Sand Springs, Okla. Kevin worked as a groomer's assistant for CLAWPAWS in Webb City. Prior to that Kevin was a concrete construction inspector.  

Survivors include his mother, Linda Jackson; partner, Melissa Hodges, of the home; children, Brady Addison Bonner, of Sand Springs, Sabra Ashley Bonner, of Sand Springs, and Quinn Dale Harley Bonner, of Paris, Ark.; siblings, Karen Nelson, of Sapulpa, Okla., Kimberly Endsley, of Sapulpa, and George Bonner Jr., of Berry Hill, Okla.; and half-sister, Angela Johnson, of Tulsa, Okla.

Cremation arrangements are by Midland Cremation Society, of Joplin, Mo.