July 23, 1922 ~ May 10, 2004

Born in: Buncombe Co.,
Resided in: Leicester, NC

Edna Elizabeth Ward, 81, formerly of 49 Green Valley Road, Leicester, died Monday, May 10, 2004, in a Yancey County nursing center. Miss Ward was born in Buncombe County and was a daughter of the late Dexter and Hattie West Ward. She was a member of Beulah Baptist Church. Surviving are two sisters, Mary Frisbee and her husband Richard and Ethel Worley, all of Leicester, and a number of nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Charles Phillips officiating. Her family will be at the home of her sister, Mary Frisbee, 49 Green Valley Road, Leicester.

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  1. Mary, Richard, and family –
    We are sorry to hear of the loss of your sister. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  2. With sincere sympathy for the loss of your loved one and one I remember well from long ago. Wishing all the family comfort. Lucy McElreath Sharp


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