Mrs. Carrie Lee Ponton, 74, of Forest City, died Saturday, August 19, 2017.
She was the widow of Homer Clark Ponton, and daughter of the late Grady and Callie Hutchins Sheppard. Carrie Lee was a member of Crestview Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Sheila Cain and husband Jamie, of Forest City; her son, Randy Ponton, Sr. and wife Sheila, of Bostic; her sister, Martha Billingsley of Ellenboro; and 3 brothers, Jack Sheppard of Forest City, Wayne Sheppard of Bostic, and Ricky Sheppard of Ellenboro; there are 4 grandchildren, Randy Ponton, Jr., Leslie Debruler, Steven Cain, and Riley Cain; and 3 great grandchildren Canaan Ponton, Elijah Linder, and Bentley Debruler.
The Funeral will be conducted at 2:00 pm Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at Crestview Baptist Church. The Rev. Kevin Rohm and Rev. Kenneth Linder will officiate. Burial will follow in the First Baptist of Bostic Church Cemetery. Pallbearers are Rusty Lail, Randy Ponton, Jr., Mike Billingsley, Terry Byers, Mark Hensley, and Wayne Nolen.
The Visitation will be from 6 pm until 8 pm Monday at Washburn & Dorsey Funeral and Cremation Service.
Memorials may be made to Crestview Baptist Church Building Fund, 630 South Church Street, Forest City, NC 28043 or Hospice of Rutherford County, PO Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.
Online condolences @www.washburndorsey.com.