Sheila Gail Ponder, 54, of Etowah passed away peacefully at the Elizabeth House on Friday, April 7, 2023 surrounded by her family. She was born on March 13, 1969 in Henderson County to the late Herman Ponder and surviving mother, Ann Ponder.
In addition to her father she is preceded in death by her son, Matthew Gosnell and niece, Jacqualine Ponder.
Sheila’s greatest pride was her children. Her greatest joy in life was to watch them experience life, succeed and grow to do great things.
She is survived by her daughter, Megan Gosnell; son, Joshua Johnson; brothers, Harlen and Gary Ponder; along with Jason, Lee, Brandon, Montana, Brayden and Madison.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Shelia’s honor may be made to Forest Lawn Funeral Home.
A funeral service will be held at Forest Lawn Chapel at 2:00 PM on Friday, April 14, 2023. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will take place in the cemetery at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.