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Ashley Dawn Ward McCartney: Green Sea

1983 – 2023

     Ashley Dawn Ward McCartney of the Green Sea area died Thursday, April 27. She was 39.

     Born Aug. 12, 1983, Ashley was the daughter of Mickey and Charlotte Ward of Green Sea. She was a graduate of the University of South Carolina. It was her life’s dream to work as a missionary for our Lord, to win souls for salvation and introduce people to the love of Jesus. She was a burning light that shone bright for our Lord in our home and with the people she came in contact with. She did not meet strangers and she loved people.

     Ashley is survived by her husband Matthew McCartney; her children Harper McCartney, Elias McCartney and Levi McCartney; her parents, Mickey and Charlotte Ward; her brothers, Wesley Ward, Blake Ward and wife Shenea; nephews and nieces, Addison Williamson, Abel Ward, Brooks Ward, Whitney Ward, Zane McCartney, Mio McCartney, Leon McCartney and Ruby McCartney; her in-laws, Eldon and Michelle McCartney; her brother-in-law, Bryan McCartney and wife Annie.

     In lieu of flowers a donations to support their ministry can be sent here. On this page put in account number 5005. It’s important to list this number.

     If you want to give more personally most banks have the option called Zelle to transfer money. Log into Zelle, put in Matt’s email address: You can write in the notes what you are giving to. Checks may be sent to Matthew McCartney, 1036 Aristides Dr., Union, KY 41091.

     A service to celebrate the life and resurrection of Ashley Dawn Ward McCartney is planned for 3 p.m. Saturday, May 6, at Dogwood Hill Baptist Church, 1040 Mt. Zion Road, Loris.