Sheila Diane Ponders passed away at her home in Widefield on Saturday, September 8, 2012. She courageously fought and lost her second battle with cancer. However, she was victorious in joining her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James R. Ponders. She is also preceded in death by her beloved grandchild, Noah Badger. His death was the most painful experience of her life. She is survived by four children: Tony L. Perry, Melissa Lavelle Badger, Johnny Shane Perry, and James Clay Ponders. She is also survived by Lavelle’s husband, Scott, and their children: William, Leah, Hannah, Jesse, Shannon, and Gabriel. She is also survived by Johnny’s wife, Leeann, and their children: Chase and Trent. She is also survived by a brother, Wayne Jarrett, his wife, Angelena, and their child, Erin.
Mom’s complete focus in life was to be her best as a mother (Mom, Wife, and Grandmother (Oma)).