Lloyd Ward, 80, hardworking, humble man who enjoyed life’s simple pleasures

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Lloyd Ward
Lloyd Ward

Lloyd Ward, of Rocky Point, died Sunday, May 17, 2015, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice. He was 80.

He was born March 28, 1935, in Tabor City, the son of the late Lessie M. Ward and Lula Gause Ward. He was preceded in death by his seven brothers and sisters.

Lloyd enjoyed spending time outdoors and fishing on the water. He was a hardworking and humble man that enjoyed the simple pleasures life offered. He will be missed deeply by his family.

Surviving are his sons, Lloyd Allen Ward and girlfriend, Dina Lacy, of Rocky Point and Jerry Wayne Ward, of Wilmington; daughters, Teresa Ward and Lyn Ward, both of Wallace; grandchildren, Mandy Burton, Kris Ward, Jessica Ward Few and husband, Travis, J.R Ward, J.W. Ward, Richard Braun, Joshua Price and Lynnette Price, all of Wilmington; numerous great-grandchildren; canine companion, Marshall Tucker Ward; feline companion, Bambino; and many other loving family and friends.

The family will have a private celebration of life at a later date.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation.

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