Scottie Lee Ward, 43, of Fletcher, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 6, 2018.
A native of Buncombe County, he was a son of Laura Emily Ward and of the late James Lloyd Ward Sr.
Scottie entered the US Army following graduation from Erwin High School. He served a stint with the 82nd Airborne during his 4 years of service. After his honorable discharge from the Army, he went on to work as a self-employed bail bondsman for 15 years. Scottie was a wonderful husband and father who devoted his life to his country, family and friends.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his loving wife, Carrie Ann Hare Ward; one daughter, Lauren Grace Ward; one son, Casone Scott Ward; five brothers, Bryan Dean McHone, Christopher McHone, James Ward Jr., Casey Donald Ward and Timothy Nicholas Ward, as well as twelve nieces and nine nephews.
A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, August 11, 2018 in the Chapel of Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Candler.
In lieu of flowers, his family graciously asks that memorial donations be made to a fund which will be established for Lauren and Casone’s education. Please use the following link to make a donation: https://www.gofundme.com/lauren-amp-casone-ward-school-expense