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Ferman Bruce Ponder

August 21, 1947 - October 26, 2020

Ferman Bruce Ponder, 73, of Hendersonville, passed away on Monday, October 26, 2020 at his residence. A lifelong resident of Hendersonville, he was a son of the late McKinley and Margaret (Thompson) Ponder. He was also preceded in death by his brothers Herman and Phillip Ponder.

Ferman attended school at East Henderson High School and was employed by P.T. Green Construction as a concrete finisher and later became a NASCAR vendor. He was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church and enjoyed playing music and loved working with his tractor. Ferman truly loved all his family, friends, and their children.

Those left to cherish his memories are his loving wife, Wilma Morgan Ponder, of 51 years; sister Kay Ballard and her husband Charles of Hendersonville; brother Ronnie Ponder of Hendersonville; and sister in law Jean Thompson.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 31, 2020 at two o’clock in the afternoon at Zion Hill Baptist Church in Zirconia with the Reverend Blair Stewart and Reverend Darrin Waldrop officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 PM prior to the service at the church.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, October 31, 2020

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location:

Zion Hill Baptist Church

25 South
Zirconia, NC 28790


Service Information

Date: Saturday, October 31, 2020

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location:

Zion Hill Baptist Church

25 South
Zirconia, NC 28790


Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, October 31, 2020

Time: 3:30 pm

Location:

Forest Lawn Memorial Park


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