James William Pontius, 65, of Huntington, died Nov. 21, 2001, at his home.
His memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at Huntington Christian Center. Disposition was by cremation at the Riverside Funeral Service and Crematory of Boise.
Mr. Pontius was born Dec. 22, 1935, at Bend to Ira and Evelyn Crowley Pontius. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary, who died July 11, 2001; his daughter, Roslind; and his parents.
Survivors include his two sons, Ira Pontius and James Pontius, both of Huntington; his daughters, Jamie Pontius of Washington and Charleen Denny of Florida; and his sister, Donna Hickerson of Baker City.
Used with permission from: The Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, December 10, 2001
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor