Sally Jo Pontius

Sally Jo (Gigi) Pontius Colon Sally Jo (Gigi) Pontius, age 35 (wink, wink) of Colon, died February 8, 2013 at her home. She was born May 27, 19XX, I'm not going to tell you my Mom would kill me, the daughter of George Arthur and Esther Berneice (Best) Johnson in Battle Creek. Sally worked as a ticket agent for Grand Trunk, Pennsylvania and Conrail Railroads for 15 years. She then went to work for Kellogg Cereal Co. in packaging for many years. Sally is survived by her husband Robert of Colon; son, Troy (Carol) Eastman of Philadelphia, PA; daughter, Arinee (Randall) Glass of N. Palm Beach, FL; brothers, Clark (Sandy) Johnson and Alan Douglas (Sharon) Johnson both of Sherwood; eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Kerri Lynn Spring, sisters Jeanne Johnson, Judy Arriaga and Melanie Crumpton. She enjoyed shopping, going to casino's, poetry, painting, traveling and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was best known for personally bringing the toe ring back into style The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 from 11:00 until 1:00 p.m. at Shaw Funeral Home where funeral services will take place at 1:00 p.m. Interment at Sherwood Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lupus Foundation. The family is being served by Shaw Funeral Home

Published in Battle Creek Enquirer on Feb. 10, 2013