Ondra Vernell “Tiptoe” Bolden was born on October 18, 1966, to the late Corine Bolden and the late Acey Cannon. He was the ninth of twelve siblings.
He accepted Christ and was baptized at East Star Baptist Church by Pastor Tommy Watson, Sr.
He was a 1985 graduate of Reuben McCall Senior High School, where he followed the band and football to all the home games. Tiptoe was the life of a party and loved to dance.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Johnny L. Bolden; his mother-in-law, father-in-law, a brother-in-law and a sister-in-law.
Ondra leaves to cherish his loving memories: his wife of thirty-seven years, Geneva Coleman Bolden, and his daughter, Ajeria D. Bolden, both of Tallulah, LA; six sisters, Carolyn, Margaret, and Patricia Bolden, all of Tallulah, LA, Angelanette Bolden of Seattle, WA, Brenda Bolden of West Monroe, LA, and Jackie Bolden of Monroe, LA; four brothers, Ben (Joann) Bolden, Larry (Cathy) Bolden, Freddie (Everlyn) Bolden, and Darroll (Shannon) Bolden of Vicksburg, MS; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Ondra loved his family and his family loved him. He will truly be missed by all who knew him.
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