TSgt James C. Ward
July 22, 2021
Gulfport, Mississippi - James Carl Ward, Sr, USAF, Ret., age 92, of Gulfport, passed away on July 22, 2021.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and two brothers. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Gwen Welborn Ward; his son, Jim Ward, Jr. and daughter-in-law, Karen Scarborough Ward; his beloved granddaughter, Ashley Ward Horobetz and grand son-in-law, Mark Horobetz; his great-grandchildren, Wallace and Forrest Horobetz; his brother Lamar Ward; many nieces and nephews and his support Labrador Retriever and caregiver, Moss.
The family wishes to thank the staff of St. Joseph Hospice in Gulfport, MS for their care of a beloved family-man and retired veteran.
The gathering for the processional will begin at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, July 26 at Riemann Family Funeral Homes, 274 Beauvoir Road, Biloxi, MS with a prompt departure time of 2 p.m. Services will be held at Biloxi National Cemetery at 2:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers the family asks for donations in memory of Polar Star Masonic Lodge, PO Box 6096, Gulfport, MS 39506 in Memory of Jim Ward, Sr.
Published by The Sun Herald on Jul. 25, 2021.