Robert Jeffery "Jeff " Bonham

Saturday, August 31, 1963 - Friday, June 25, 2021

In Loving Memory

Photo of Robert Jeffery "Jeff " Bonham  - 1963-2021

Sylva- Robert Jeffery “Jeff” Bonham, age 57, passed away Friday, June 25, 2021 and entered into his eternal place of peace and rest.

Jeffery was born August 31, 1963 in Haywood County where he had made his home all of his life. He was employed in the construction industry and was a talented carpenter, painter and roofer. Jeff was a gifted artist and enjoyed sketching and drawing. He always loved clowns and the happiness and joy they brought into people’s lives. Jeff often enjoyed fishing and being among the mountains. He will always be remembered as a kind, private and caring person and Jeffery will be missed deeply by his family and his friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Bobby Wade Bonham; his paternal grandmother, Gracie Spears and his maternal grandparents, Charlie and Jewel Hardin.

Left to cherish his memory are his mother, Barbara Hardin Bonham of Cherokee; a brother, Stacey Bonham of Tennessee; a sister, Sherri Price of Cherokee and Robin Bonham of Cherokee who was a special sister to him.

To honor his request no formal services will be held.

Memorials may be made in Jeff’s memory to St.Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Crawford/ Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Bonham family.     


Condolences from family and friends

Sending prayers and hugs to all.
I remember how Jeff always made me laugh. I'm sure he and Bob are cracking them all up in Heaven. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Jeanette (Shrader) Kyle
Prayers for you all love you and hope all is well.
Barbara Jenkins
Sending my love and prayers to you all
Revonda Thibodeau