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Jon Bonnette
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Funeral services for Jon Bonnette, 53, of Douglasville, and formerly of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Sept. 7, at the Clarkesville Mill Concert Hall with the Rev. Shawn Smith officiating. A private family burial will be held later.

Mr. Bonnette died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012.

Born Aug. 2, 1959, in Aiken S.C., he was the son of Virginia Knight Bonnette and the late Rev. E.O. “Del” Bonnette.

Mr. Bonnette was a loving father, son, brother, and uncle. He was a self-employed painter. In addition, he was a talented musician having been with the Travis Tritt Band for 13 years and also Lynrd Skynrd, Charlie Daniels and other Nashville artists.

Survivors, in addition to his mother, are his daughters, Victoria Fuller Bidez of Douglasville, and Jessica Bonnette of Dawsonville; sister, Freida Bonnette Alexander of Clarkesville; brother, Joel Bonnette and fiancé, Tammy Johnson, of Dahlonega; sister and brother-in-law, Eulanne Bonnette and Ed Lyle of Hollywood; and several nieces and nephews.

Those who wish to express online condolences to the Bonnette family may do so by visiting

Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.

The Northeast Georgian

September 7, 2012