Dateline: November 28, 2002
services for Alma Louise Ward, age 82, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday,
November 26, 2002, in the First Baptist Church in Claude with Rev. Truman
Ledbetter, Pastor of the First Baptist Church in Clarendon, and Edwin
Campbell of Clarendon, officiating. Burial
was held at Claude Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral
Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Ward died Saturday, November 23, 2002.
She was born February 7, 1920, in Sonora, Sutton County, Texas, to
Stacy Pinkny Glasscock and Ronda Dollye Stokes Glasscock. She had been a resident of Claude most of her life.
She had resided at the Palo Duro Nursing Home in Claude since June
of 2001 and considered the residents and staff her extended family.
She married Jack Ward in December 1947.
He preceded her in death on July 3, 1994.
During her early life, she was very involved in the activities of
her children and was a long time 4-H leader.
She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in
include three daughters, Janet Cooper and husband Johnny of Clarendon,
Beth Smith of Junction, Texas, and Jackie Matthews and
husband David of Amarillo; one son, Stacy Ward of Amarillo; two step
children, Patricia Bradbury and Jerry Ward of Kilgore, Texas; one brother,
Roy B. Glasscock of Odessa; 14 grandchildren; and 14 great grandchildren.
bearers were Stacy Don Ward, Roy Dale Cooper, Bryan Matthews, Doodie
Tyler, Wayne Tyler, and Jack Fields.
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