Daphne Howell Ponder


Daphne Ponder, 86, of Richmond, passed away Friday, January 4, 2019 at her home.

She was born on March 14, 1932 to Harry B. and Mary Stewart Howell both of whom preceded her in death. Daphne was the widow of Herbert Hoover Ponder. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include two daughters, Debbie Angle of Knoxville, TN and Diane Miller (Paul) of Winchester, KY; two sons, Donovan Ponder (Joyce Taylor) and Dana Ponder, both of Richmond; one brother, Bryson Howell (Loretta) of Richmond; four grandchildren, Brian Angle, Craig Angle, Josh Miller, and Chase Ponder; former son-in-law, Darrel Angle; sister-in-law, Tommie Whittaker; several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one sister Doris Trammell, two brothers, Atlas and Max Howell, and a sister-in-law Kathleen Howell.

Visitation will be from 4 7 PM Sunday, January 6, 2019, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home. Graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, January 7, 2019, at the Richmond Cemetery.

Her grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
Published on January 4, 2019
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