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  Born: November 24, 1951
  Place of Birth: Fulton County, GA
  Death: October 29, 2010
  Place of Death: Douglasville, GA
  Occupation: Computer Tech
  Organizations: Union Grove Christian Church

Survived By
  Susan Ponder, Wife
  Joseph and Shiela Ponder, Son and daughter-in-law
  Beth and Rusty Brown, Daughter and son-in-law
  Sarah and Jimmy Whitlow, Daughter and son-in-law
  Lydia and Cody Watson, Daughter and son-in-law
  Dale Overstreet, Sister
  Clark and Janice Ponder, Brother and sister-in-law
  Dean Ponder, Brother
  Skyla Whitlow, Lily Whitlow, Wesley Ponder, Alexis Watson, Grandchildren
  Sarah Brock, Jimmie Perkna, Aunts
  Pastor Mike and Gina Mallory and Union Grove Church, Close friends

Preceded in Death By
  Joseph Wesley Ponder, Father
  Johnnie Miller Ponder, Mother
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Joseph David Ponder
November 24, 1951 - October 29, 2010
Mr. Joseph David Ponder, age 58, of Douglasville, passed away on Friday, October 29, 2010. He was born on November 24, 1951, in Atlanta, Georgia, the son of the late Mr. Joseph Wesley Ponder and the late Mrs. Johnnie Miller Ponder. He was a Computer Technician for Dendrite International for 13 years and was a member of the Union Grove Christian Church in the Fairplay Community. David was loved by all who knew him.

Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Susan Vandegriff Ponder of Douglasville; children and their spouses, Beth and Rusty Brown and Sarah and Jimmy Whitlow, all of Douglasville and Joseph and Shiela Ponder and Lydia and Cody Watson, all of College Station, Texas; sister, Dale Overstreet of Douglasville; brothers and sister-in-law, Clark and Janice Ponder of Douglasville and Dean Ponder of Fayetteville, Georgia; grandchildren, Skyla Whitlow, Lily Whitlow, Wesley Ponder and Alexis Watson; aunts, Sarah Brock and Jimmie Perkna of Fairburn, Georgia; close friends, Mike and Gina Mallory and their family and the Union Grove Christian Church family.

In accordance with his wishes, his body was cremated.

A Memorial Service will be held, Saturday, November 13, 2010 at 2:00 PM from
the funeral home, with Minister Mike Mallory officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, Post Office Box 22718, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73123-1718.

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Hightower's Memorial Chapel and Cremation Service has charge of the arrangements. 770-489-2818


Memorial Service

Saturday November 13, 2010, 2:00 PM at Hightower's Memorial Chapel
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Saturday November 13, 2010, 12 Noon - 2:00 PM at Hightower's Memorial Chapel
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