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Nancy Marie Ward

June 18, 1936 ~ May 5, 2018 (age 81)


Nancy Marie Ward   81

of Cridersville


Services for Nancy Marie Ward will be held at 11:00 Wednesday, May 09, 2018 at Price-McElroy Funeral Home in Kenton, with Pastor Kenny Rader officiating. Burial will follow at Lee Cemetery in Hepburn.  Friends may call from 4:00 to 7:00 Tuesday, May 08, 2018.

She died at 3:05 am on Saturday, May 05, 2018 at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice. She was born on June 18, 1936 in Eastern, KY to the late Sim and Gracie (Patton) Justice. On September 17, 1955 she married Basil Ward and he survives in Lima.

Also surviving are sons, Glenn (Rebecca) Ward of Santa Clarita CA, and Gary (Jamie) Ward of Wapakoneta; grandchildren, Michaela Ward of Columbus, Elizabeth (Josh) White of Santa Clarita, CA, Veronica Ward of Ventura CA, and Jessica Ward of Wapakoneta; step-grandson, Brandon (Deanna) Jordan of Plain City; great grandsons, Matthew and Micah White of Santa Clarita, CA; and step-great grandsons, Tucker Jordan and Cove Day. Along with brothers, Charles (Cassie) Justice, Kenneth Justice, Paul Justice, all of Allen, KY, Jerry Justice of Prestonsburg, KY, Jim Justice of Warsaw, IN, and sister, Elizabeth (Troy) Jerrell of Dana, KY.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Marlene Hayes, and brothers, Henry and Sherrill Justice. 

Marie was a homemaker and a member of the Rousculp Church of Christ in Lima, where she taught Sunday school and worked in the church nursery.

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