WEST COLUMBIA - David Gabriel Ponds, of West Columbia, was born on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. He lived for just more than an hour before Jesus called him home. He was 6.5 inches long and weighed 3.2 ounces. He was the baby boy of Joseph Anthony and Judy Scales Ponds.

In addition to his parents, David is survived by his big brother, Isaac Anthony; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Ponds and Mrs. Margaret T. Scales; and his great-grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Joe J. Ponds, Mrs. Betty Felkel and Mrs. Garris Norris.

David was preceded in death by his sister, Violet Ann Ponds; grandfather, T.S. "Tom" Scales; and great-grandparents, Mr. Glenn Felkel and Mrs. Helen Shuler.

A private family service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep, 7500 E. Arapahoe Road, Suite 101, Centennial, CO 80112.

Family and friends may sign the online guest book at www.thompsonsfuneral.com.