Mrs. Linda Gail Ponder of San Augustine, Texas, passed away Friday, January 10, 2020, at her residence at the age of 67 years, 1 month, 29 days.
Mrs. Ponder was born on November 13th, 1952 in San Augustine, Texas to Evon (Billy Ray) Wright of Hemphill. Linda is survived by her husband Phillip Norman Ponder of San Augustine, Texas. Linda’s in-laws were the late Curtis and Mattie Ponder of San Augustine, Texas. Linda was a long-time member of Faith Alive First Assembly of God, and owner of Ponder’s Rural Garbage for 33 years.
Linda was a faithful, loving, hardworking woman, that stole the hearts of many throughout her years. She actively participated in the lives of her children and grandchildren, brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews, as well as friends; she will be greatly missed.
Linda is the mother of Clayton (Bridgett) Ponder of Broaddus; Armanda (Charles) Johnson of San Augustine; Frieda (Michael) Stone of Elkhart; Mary (Steven) Anderson of San Augustine; Phyllis Smith of San Augustine; Stephen White of Robeline, Louisiana; Norman (Connie) Ponder of San Augustine; and Hector Moncada of San Augustine. Linda also raised her grandson Jeremy (Crystal) Ponder of San Augustine, and granddaughter Summer Ponder of San Augustine. She was presided in death by her youngest son Christopher Sean White. Linda also has 43 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren that she held dear and close to heart.
Linda’s siblings include Danny (Tammy) West of Milam; Randy West of Bronson; Donna (Jamie) Brasher of Jasper; Judy West of Brookland. Linda also has a multitude of Brother and Sisters-in-law, as well as an abundance of nieces and nephews. Linda was presided in death by her brothers Cecil Wayne West and Larry West, and in-laws James Earl Ponder, George Ponder, Lamar Ponder, and Jack (Lamurl) Ponder.
Funeral services are set for 2:00 p.m. Monday, January 13, 2020, at Faith Alive Church, located at 1013 FM 1277 in San Augustine, with Pastor Jeff Headrick officiating. Interment will follow at Liberty Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will begin at 4:00 p.m. Sunday, January 12, 2020, at Faith Alive Church.
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Arrangements are under the direction of Wyman Roberts Funeral Home in San Augustine, Texas.
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