MACON Ga. - Don Wallace Ward Sr., 68, of 5325 Houston Road, Macon, Ga., went to his Heavenly Home Nov. 13, 2012, at Gaston Memorial Hospital.
He was a native of Columbus County, born March 29, 1944, to the late Leamon and Lillie Johnson Ward.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Fred and Clyde Ward.
He was a member of the Church of God in Georgia. Don was a committed and caring person.
Survivors include his son, Don W. Ward Jr. and wife, Gwendolyn, of Gainesville, Fla.; brothers, Earl Ward and wife, Nettie, of Gastonia, Jerry Ward and wife, Carolyn, of Belmont, and Charlie Ward of Belmont; and a sister, Patricia Martin and husband, Dennis, of Gastonia.
A Celebration of Life service will be 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19 at Withers & Whisenant Funeral Home with the Rev. Bo Turner officiating. The family will receive friends from 9 until 10 a.m., prior to the service
Graveside service will be 3:30 p.m. Monday at Myrtle Green Cemetery in Tabor City.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com.
The family is being cared for by Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia, 704-864-5144.