Bonnie Jean Forde ''Granny'' was a spit fire of a lady all the way to her passing on the evening of December 6th, 2021, at the age of 85 in her home surrounded by loved ones.
Bonnie was born April 18th, 1936, in Gilmer, Texas. Throughout her life she worked at Olan Mills in Waco, TX and as a server at Ira's Restaurant on Waco, Dr. She married her true love William ''Bill'' Forde December 5th, 1979. Bonnie loved the Dallas Cowboys, playing gambling machines and the rides through the country with Bill with no destination in mind just enjoying their time together.
She was preceded in death by William Forde (husband) and Tony Scott (son), and her Mattie May (beloved Chihuahua)
She is survived by, Son Steve Scott spouse Amanda Walker of Axtell, sister Johnnie Schmid, niece Teressa, and nephew Keith of Commerce, TX. Grandchildren: Andy spouse Mandy of San Antonio, Nick spouse Selena of Waco, Stephen of Waco, Little Bill and Lissa of Colorado Springs, Josh, Racheal, Abby spouse Garrett of Waco, and Maddison Roberson of Axtell. Great grandchildren: Rowdy, Ryot, Wyatt, Aiden, Lily, and Elizabeth. Beloved Chiweenie Minnie Mouse and her 3 kitties'.
Visitation will be held at Bellmead Funeral Home Thursday, December 9th, 2021, from 6-8pm.
Graveside services will be held at Axtell Cemetery, Friday, December 10th, 2021 at 1pm.
Pallbearers will be Nicholas Roe, Stephen Roe, William Roe, Dennis McAdams, Mike Whillett, and Chris Beal.
Honorary pallbearers: Jeff Moore, David Etheridge, and Andrew Roe
In lieu of flowers, please donate to your local ASPCA…Bonnie's heart hurt to see animals suffer.