Maude Dishman Ward
Maude Dishman Ward, 90, of Granite Falls passed away on Saturday, July 27, 2013, at The Shaire Center of Lenoir.
She was born Nov. 18, 1922, in Watauga County to the late Willard V. Dishman and Janie Greene Dishman. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lee W. Ward.
Mrs. Ward was a member of Concord Baptist Church and was a retired Teacher's Assistant with Caldwell County Schools.
Survivors include her son, David Ward of Granite Falls; her daughter, Karen Farthing of Boone; a brother, Henry Dishman of Boone; and two sisters, Mabel Ward and Leta Mae Edminsten, both of Boone; three grandchildren, Jenna Ward, Josh Brown and his wife, Shannon Poole Brown, and Matthew Brown; and two great grandchildren, Devin and Jarred Brown.
Services will be held 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at Bass-Smith Granite Chapel with the Rev. Tom McDonald officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Hills Cemetery. The family will receive friends an hour prior to services from 10 to 11 a.m.
Memorials may be made to American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058.
On-line condolences may be made to the family at http://www.bass-smithfuneralhome.com.
Bass-Smith Granite is serving the family of Maude Dishman Ward.