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“Dear Deanna, Brian, Eric & family, It's hard loosing another close friend. Louie and Mary meant so much to our family. Tom and Louie car-pooled...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Tom & Lenora & Mark Brown - VA

“I worked with Louie for 40+ years during his 55+ years at Hapco. He was one of the first to be hired by Hapco when it first opened in Abingdon in...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Ray Minor - Abingdon, VA

“We are so sorry to lose your dad, uncle, and brother. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are for you and your family. We will miss him here,...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Lynn Gilbert - Abingdon, VA

“Dear, Deanna, Brian,and Eric,I am praying for you all at this time. No words can help with the loss, but I know a man who can help you through this. ...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Joyce Edmiston - Marion, VA

Louie Wade Ward, 87, passed away Thursday, April 30, 2020. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ellen Cress Ward; parents, Paul Lawrence Ward and Mary Kate Poston Ward; one sister, Helen E. Maiden; brothers, William P. Ward, Charles Harlen ward, Lloyd Alvin Ward, and Russell B. Ward.
Survivors include one daughter, Deanna Lynn Ward Gravely and husband Chris; two sons, Brian Wade Ward and wife Cindy, Eric Matthew Ward and wife Jennifer; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild; sisters, Patty Ward and Beulah Harris; brother-in-law, Fred Allen Cress; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Graveside service will be private with Elder Kenneth Presnell officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Tumbling Creek Primitive Baptist Church, ICO Ken Presnell 23037 Poor Valley Rd. Saltville, VA 24370. Condolences can be made to the family online at Williams Funeral Home of Chilhowie is serving the Ward Family.