MIDDLEPORT — Elizabeth Milton, of Middleport, went home to be with her Lord and savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, December 19, 2013, a the Ohio State University Hospital. She was born on August 24, 1925, in Tridelphia, WV to the late Jerry and Katherine Ward. Elizabeth was a member of the Emmanuel Apostolic Tabernacle in Rutland from 1999 until her death.
She is survived by her brothers and sisters, George (Georgette) Ward, Ruth (Jack) Winchester, Bette (James) Field, Marcella Akbar, Kathryn Fairrow and Richard Ward; and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ollie Milton; son, John Roger Ward; and brothers, Theodore, Melvin, James Robert and Jerry Ward.
Funeral services will be held Friday, December 27, 2013, at 1 p.m. at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Middleport with Pastors Marty Hutton and Charles Birchfield officiating. Burial will follow in the Miles Cemetery in Rutland. Visitation for family and friends will be held one hour prior to the funeral service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the funeral home to help offset costs.
An online registry is available a www.andersonmcdaniel.com.