Ronald Glenn Ward, 45, of Gosnell, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, at his home. Born at Keiser he was a 1981 graduate of Rivercrest High School and was a maintenance mechanic specializing in heavy equipment. He was of the Christian faith and had been a Gosnell resident for the past seven years.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Kristen Ward, in 2006.
Survivors include his wife, Renee Scott Ward, of the home; three sons, Chris Ward of Gosnell, Lee Ward, and DeWayne Ward, both of Luxora; two daughters, Morgan Adams of Manila and Jessica Ward of Horseshoe Bend; his parents, David and Marie Waters Ward of Lake City; three brothers, Ernest Ward of Jonesboro, Joe Ward of Brookland and Thomas Ward of Nashville, Tenn.; and five grandchildren.
The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Howard Funeral Chapel in Manila with Rev. Mike Freligh officiating. Burial was in the Manila Cemetery under the direction of Howard Funeral Service. To sign the guest register log on to www.howardfuneralservice.com.