Bonnie Hataway Bishop


Bonnie Hataway Bishop, born Dec. 10, 1934 in Buckatunna, Miss. and a resident of Fairhope, passed away at her residence on Friday, Aug. 09, 2013.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Elaine Margetjak; and her father, Macon Hataway.

Survivors include her husband of 51 years, David E. Bishop of Fairhope; children, Melanie Bishop Ward (Bruce) of Prattville, Ala., Jody W. Bishop (Laura) of Fairhope and Stephanie Bishop Gides (Robert) of Pearland, Texas; grandchildren, Evan, Forrest and Madeline Ward, Kaylee and Matthew Bishop, and Caroline and Graham Gides; mother, Mary Helen Hataway of Fairhope; sisters, Bobbie Grosskopf of Foley, Etta Word (Arthur) of Fairhope, Faye Hataway of Loxley and Brenda Kay Agresta (Wes) of Plainfield, Ill.; brother, Larry Hataway of Roswell, Ga.; other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, at 10 a.m., at First Baptist Church, Fairhope.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, from 9 a.m. until time of the service.

Interment will be in Memory Gardens of Fairhope.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to First Baptist Church Fairhope, 300 S. Section St., Fairhope, AL 36532, or Gideons International, P.O. Box 127, Fairhope, AL 36533.

Arrangements by Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Home, Fairhope.