Ernest "Bob"'s Story
Ernest 'Bob' Ward
Ernest "Bob" Ward, 85, of London, Ky., passed away on Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, at Hillcrest Nursing Home in Corbin, Ky.
He leaves behind four children, Robert Ward and wife Judy, Terry Ward, Frankie Ward, all of London, and Bruce Ward and wife Shirlene of Annville, Ky.; two siblings, Jessie Flora of Nicholasville, Ky., and Jackie Freeman and husband Eddy of Lexington, Ky.; four grandchildren, Robin Hacker, Stephanie Smith and husband Donnie, Jona Ward, and Kellie Patton and husband Ryan; three great-grandchildren, Kendall Hacker, Cameron Smith, and Lexi Ward, plus a host of other family and friends to mourn his passing.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Willa Dean Ward; his parents, Homer and Elsie Ward and a grandson, Casey Ward.
He was self-employed in the furniture business, of the Baptist faith and was loved and cherished by so many. He will be greatly missed by all.
Funeral service for Ernest "Bob" Ward was conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7, in the chapel of House-Rawlings Funeral Home with Shane Martin officiating.
Burial followed in the Lickliter Cemetery.
The family received friends beginning at 12 p.m. until the funeral hour, also on Sunday at the funeral home.
Published on August 9, 2016