GASTONIA - Evelyn Leech Ward, 102, died peacefully on Nov. 9, 2012.
She was born Sept. 5, 1910, and attended Life Church in Cramerton.
Evelyn is survived by a son and daughter, Joe Ward and wife, Adelle of Idaho and Cecelia Ward of Gastonia; granddaughters, Rachael Crumbliss and husband, Clay, Kristina Cleve and Kim Shields.
A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Monday at the mausoleum in the veteran's section at Gaston Memorial Park.
Online condolences may be made at: www.carothersfuneralhomegastonia.com