Obituary of Helen Ponder
Helen Lucille Ponder, age 79, of Fulton, Mississippi died Monday, January 8, 2018 at Lee Regional Medical Center in Hobbs, NM. Mrs. Ponder was born February 23, 1938 in Lake Village, AR. She is the daughter of the late Thomas Brown and Thelma Atkinson Brown. She was a retired factory worker and owner of a convenient store for many years before retiring. Helen was a member of Abundant Harvest Church in Fulton, MS.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Edward Delane Ponder, two sons, William Nichols Jr. and Scott Edward Lahrmann; two daughters, Pattie Nichols and Madonna Oliver; two sisters, Marie and Faye.
She is survived by one son, Elgin Lahrmann of Austin, TX; two daughters, Debra Haskins and husband Jerry of Hobbs, NM, and Rebecca Ann Hayes of Hobbs, NM; two sisters, Lavon and Carolyn; three brothers, James, Harold and Eugene; 10 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be Friday, January 12 from 10:00am-11:00am at Bishop-King Funeral Home with funeral services following at 11:00am with burial following in Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Eudora, AR. Arrangements are by Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village, Arkansas.