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Ruby Ethel Duncan Ward: Shallotte

1933 – 2018

     Ruby Ethel Duncan Ward of Shallotte passed away on Sunday, April 29, at her daughter’s home. She was 84.

     Mrs. Ward was born on Aug 6, 1933 in Longs, daughter of the late Vestor Duncan and the late Minnie Cribb Duncan.

     Mrs. Ward was a homemaker and a longtime member of Pleasant Plain Baptist Church.

     Survivors include her daughter, Minnie Faye Solano and husband, Walter Solano, Sr,; her three grandchildren, Bionka Alexis Hewett and fiancé, Bradley, Deanna Laura Miles and husband, Colby and Rafael Angel Solano and her sister, Emma Long all of Shallotte.

     Mrs. Ward was predeceased by her husband, James Norwood Ward, her daughter, Ruby Jane Ward and four brothers, Martin Duncan, E.J. Duncan Vermon Duncan and Bill Duncan.

     Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, at Pleasant Plain Baptist Church with Pastor Dennis Williams and Reverend Mack Hutson officiating. Committal services followed at Pleasant Plain Cemetery.

     Memorials may be made to Pleasant Plain Baptist Church, 1260 Hwy 57 North, Little River, SC 29566.

     A guest register is available here.