Mr. Furman “Peanut” Ponder and his wife, Wilma, celebrated their 70th anniversary on May 2, 2014.
Furman and Wilma were married at the parsonage of their pastor, Reverend W.F. Gault in Greenwood, SC, on May 2, 1944. Wilma was the former Wilma Wilson.
The couple has a son, Joe Ponder and wife, Tina, and two daughters, Brenda Ponder and Shirley White and husband Rudy.
They have seven grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.