Gary Warren Ward, 65, passed away on February 19, 2018 at home. He was born in Norfolk, he was the son of the late Page Warren Ward and Thelma Louise Mann Boyette.
He was raised in South Norfolk, was a 1971 graduate of Oscar F. Smith High School, had a successful career with Texaco Oil Company for 32 years and after retirement worked for W.C. Carpenter for 12 years, was a member with the South Norfolk Ruritan Club, Fraternal Order of Eagles, and a Master Mason with the Great Bridge Masonic Lodge No. 257, A.F. and A.M.
Surviving are his wife of 34 years, Kathy; children Lindsey Ward (Dustin) Kennedy, Kerri Ward, Lauren Ward, and Gary Ward; six grandchildren; siblings Linda Ward (Bob) Davis, Brenda Ward (Steve) McBride, Cheryl Ward (Barry) George, Larry Ward, and Peggy Ward Hendricks.
A service will be held 4:00 pm, Sunday, February 25, 2018 at Parkway Christian Center with Pastors Anthony and Morgan Hart officiating.
Graham Funeral Home is assisting the family.