Bonnie Jones Faust
Graveside services for Bonnie Jones Faust age 83 of Elkhart will be held at 9:00 AM on Wednesday September 18, 2019 at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Elkhart with Father Jonathan Frels officiating. Arrangements have been entrusted to Bailey & Foster Funeral Home.
Mrs. Faust passed away Friday, September 13, 2019 at Elkhart Oaks Nursing Center. She was born on November 20, 1935 in Elkhart, Texas to Turner Jones and Vergie Peterson Jones. She graduated from Elkhart High School in 1954, and married Joseph V. Faust, Jr. on September 15, 1956 in Waco, Texas. Mrs. Faust and her husband Joseph moved to Elkhart in 1989 after living in California for 15 years following his career in the Air Force. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Palestine. She experienced a full life of travel, family and friends.
Mrs. Faust was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Joseph Faust, Jr., a brother Bobby Jones, son-in-law David Hooker, and granddaughter Anna Hooker. She is survived by her three children, Joseph Faust, III and wife Cathy of Elkhart, daughter Cindy Hooker of Coarsegold, California, and daughter Cathy Bailey and husband Bill of Elkhart, eight grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Pallbearers will be Jake Faust, Bill Bailey, Cody Bailey, Michael Lacey and Tim Corbitt. Honorary pallbearers will be Cowboy Ron and Johnny Nichols.
In lieu of flowers please send memorial donations to St. Jude's Children Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN. 38105. 1-800-822-6344 or go to
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Published on September 17, 2019


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