Thomas Richard Ponder Obituary

Published 2:06 pm Wednesday, November 15, 2023

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Thomas Richard Ponder, a resident of Greenville, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 9, at the age of 70.

Graveside Services were held on Wednesday, Nov. 15 beginning at 11 a.m. at Ebenezer East Baptist Church Cemetery with Brother Tim Skipper officiating and Dunklin Funeral Home directing. The family will receive friends for visitation in the chapel of Dunklin Funeral Home from 10 until 10:45 a.m.

Thomas was preceded in death by his wife, Melody Diane Ponder; parents, Charlie Arnold Ponder, I and Georgia Clodine Newton Ponder; brother, Charlie Arnold Ponder, II; brother-in-law, Sherrell Turner.

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He is survived by his sister, Charlotte Turner; sister-in-law, Rebecca Ponder along with numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family members.

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