Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX


May 11, 2009

Larry Ward

Graveside services for Larry Ward, age 58, of Jacksonville, are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at Duncan Cemetery, Goodsprings, TX. with Rev. Dale Jamerson officiating.

Services are under the direction of Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.

Mr. Ward passed away Sunday, May 10, 2009 in Tyler.

He was born on October 15, 1950 in Houston, TX. to J.T. and Elizabeth Ward. He was retired from Central Freight as a dock foreman.

Mr. Ward is preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include sons Travis Ward and Josh Ward and wife Crystal, all of Rusk; stepdaughter Scharlotte Celestine of Rusk; stepson Stephen Cotton of Jacksonville; brother James Ward of Jacksonville; sister Shirley Bryce of Houston; four grandchildren; five step grandchildren; and two nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 12, 2009 at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.

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