Mrs. Marsha Jayne (Wilson) Ward (1941 - 2018)

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MARTINSVILLE – Mrs. Marsha Jayne (Wilson) Ward, of Martinsville, Ind., passed away surrounded by her family at age 77 on Oct. 8, 2018, in Las Vegas, Nev.
Marsha was a beloved wife and sister, caring mother of two daughters and adoring grandmother to three grandchildren. Marsha was born on Aug. 6, 1941, in Monon to Jim and Vera (Spencer) Wilson. She was a beautician for well over 25 years. On Aug. 30, 1964, Marsha married Peter M. Ward. Marsha and Pete settled in Martinsville where they raised their two daughters, Michelle and Melissa. Marsha loved spending time with her family. She was known for her quick wit, captivating smile, infectious laugh and her kind and compassionate spirit. She was preceded in death by her father, Jim, and her mother, Vera. Marsha is survived by her husband, Pete; her two daughters, Michelle Ward and Melissa (Joe) Hunt; her sister, Bobbie Jeffries; her grandchildren, Grace, Ethan and Parker Hunt; and several very special nieces and nephews.
Friends and family are welcome to attend the Memorial Service on Saturday, Nov. 10, at Hoosier Harvest Church, 4085 Leonard Road, Martinsville. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. with the Service starting at 5 p.m.
Published in Perry County News on Nov. 8, 2018