The Sammie Ward age 90 of Caudill Branch, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, May 7, 2018 at the Paul B Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. He was born January 4, 1928 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Lester and Mayzine Howard Ward. He was the husband of Eula Mae Howard Ward, who preceded him in death.
Survivors include one son, Samuel Ward Jr. of Salyersville, Kentucky, one brother, Newt Ward of Marion, Ohio, and three sisters, Clovie Mae Carr and Beulah Faye Castle both of Marion, Ohio, and Pearlie Pennington of Portsmouth, Ohio.
In addition to his wife and parents, Sammie is preceded in death by seven brothers, Beecher Ward, Hassell B. Ward, Raymond "Crow" Ward, Berton Ward, Hersell Ward, Robert Earl Ward, and Boyd B. Ward, and two sisters, Peachie Levecy and Ann Marie Ward.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 am Friday, May 11, 2018 from the Magoffin County Funeral Home Chapel with Greg Minix officiating. Burial will follow in the Ward Cemetery at Brushy Fork, Kentucky. Friends may visit the funeral home after 6 pm Wednesday, May 9, 2018, all day Thursday, and anytime Friday prior to funeral services.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home.