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Betty Ponder

Betty Loraine Ponder (Dockery)

Monday, August 29th, 1932 - Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Obituary

Betty Loraine Dockery Ponder, 87, gone to be with the Lord Wednesday, January 15, 2020. She was the daughter of the late Lloyd and Cleo Payne Dockery. Betty is preceded in death by her husband, James Nelson Ponder; daughter in law, Linda Peek Ponder; sister, Marie Carr and brother Earl Dockery. She was a member of Shoal Hill Freewill Baptist Church.
Mrs. Ponder is survived by her daughters, Karen Heatherly (Dennis) and Cathy Burry (Daniel); son, James Nelson, Jr.; sister, Faye Schindler; brother, Cuman Dockery; grandchildren, James Nelson Ponder III, Denise Lowry, Jessica Daniella Burry and Daniel Nathan Burry; and 4 great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held 2:00 PM, Sunday, January 19, 2020, at Robbie Capps Memorial Chapel of Blue Ridge Funeral Service. Jimmy Nelson Ponder, III will officiate. Burial will follow in the Kirk Payne Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.blueridgefuneralservice.org.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Location
    Robbie Capps Memorial Chapel of Blue Ridge Funeral Service
    Address
    7626 Hwy 213
    Mars Hill, NC 28754
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  • Service

    Location
    Robbie Capps Memorial Chapel of Blue Ridge Funeral Service
    Address
    7626 Hwy 213
    Mars Hill, NC 28754
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    Kirk Payne Cemetery
    Address
    Address Not Available
    Marshall, North Carolina
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Altha Briggs Hoyle

Posted at 08:24pm
Sympathy and prayers to the family of Betty Dockery Ponder during this time of your loss and days ahead. Such a great classmate at Marshall High School. Altha Briggs Hoyle {class of 1951}
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The Manleys

Posted at 12:42pm
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Earl Connor Jr.

Posted at 09:44am
From the family of the late Earl N. Connor Sr. What a great lady. She would brighten up dads day at Elderburry. Was a pleasure to know her.
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Posted at 08:17am
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