LaFAYETTE Hellon Ponder Thompson, 81, died Friday, Jan. 17, 2014. She was born June 8, 1932 and is preceded in death by her husband, Eugene (Ump) Thompson; parents, R. E. and Jr. Mae Ponder; and a brother, William Alton Ponder, all of LaFayette, Ga. She is survived by son, Newton DeWayne Morgan and wife Yvonne Tate Morgan, of Ringgold, Ga.; Grandchildren, Johnathan Wade Morgan,Wendy Elizabeth Erickson, and Jazz Erickson, all of LaFayette, Stephanie Russell Treadway, and Robbie Treadway, Mary Russell Shiver, and Danny Shiver, all of Chattanooga, Tenn.; Great-Grandchildren, Haley, Robert, Louie, and Hannah.; one sister-in-law Bettye Strange, Atlanta, Ga. Graveside Service to be held Monday, Jan. 20, at 2 p.m. at LaFayette Cemetery. Service conducted by Rev. Mike Peterson. Visitation will be today, from Noon to 6 p.m. and Monday, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Arrangements are by the Wallis Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette, Ga.