1949 – 2017
Charles Danny “Pete” Ward of Whiteville died Friday, July 7, in his home. He was 68.
He was the son of Lela Mae Hawes Ward and the late Donnie Pershing Ward and the widower of Barbara Jernigan Ward.
In addition to his mother he is survived by one son, Dylan Pete Ward of Whiteville; four sisters, Jane Harrelson of Whiteville, Wanda Jones of Supply, Shirley Price and Bonnie Long of Nakina; a step-daughter, Heather Strickland of Carolina Beach; and two grandchildren.
In addition to his father and wife, he was preceded in death by a half brother, Jimmy Ward.
He was a veteran of the United States Air Force.
Visitation was planned from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, in Inman Ward Funeral Home, Tabor City.
Funeral services were planned for 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 12, in Pine Level Freewill Baptist Church, Nakina, with burial following in Ward Cemetery, Nakina.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Pine Level Original Freewill Baptist Church, 2308 Pine Level Church Road, Nakina 28455 or Inman Ward Funeral Home, 300 East 5th Street, Tabor City, NC 28463.
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