Marlie Gillham Ward
Medina, TN - Funeral services for Marlie Gillham Ward, age 88, will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 11, 2013 in the chapel of Replogle-Lawrence Funeral Home, with Rev. Tim Sanderson officiating. Burial with Military Honors will follow in West Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery in McNairy County, TN.
Mr. Ward died April 8, 2013 at his home.
He was born in McNairy County, TN, son of the late Roy Ward and Mary Gillham Ward. Mr. Ward was a veteran of the U.S. Navy serving during WWII. He was a retired security guard for Milan Arsenal serving from 1950 until his retirement in 1987. Mr. Ward was a member of Medina First Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Jewell Lorraine Ward in 2005.
Survivors include a son, Jimmy Ward and wife Linda of Medina, TN; a grandson, Jay Ward of Medina and two sisters, Juanita Ward of McNairy County, TN and Maggie Ann Barron of Selmer, TN.
Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. today, Wednesday at the funeral home, Replogle-Lawrence Funeral Home, Medina, TN (731) 783-3026.
Published in The Jackson Sun from Apr. 9 to Apr. 10, 2013