OKOLONA – Lee Dell Ward, 78, died Saturday, March 29, 2014. He was born Feb. 9, 1936, to Martha Collins and Joe Major Ward. He was a construction worker.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 5, at Mt. Calvary Outreach Ministries in Okolona with the Rev. J.D. King officiating. Burial will be in Okolona Cemetery. Williams Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his mother, Martha Collins Ward of Aberdeen; two daughters, Mary Carouthers (Jamie) and Geniece Fields, both of Oklolona; one son, Franky Williams (Carol) of Florida; one sister, Cenotria Ward of Memphis, Tenn.; two brothers, George Ward and Andrew Ward of Grand Rapids, Mich.; and 11 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father; five brothers; and two sisters.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.