A memorial service for Mr. Riley Marshall “Poppy” Ward Jr. will be held Saturday, March 17, 2018 at Barham Funeral Home (Forest Lawn Chapel) at 10:00 am with Bro. Justin Chaney officiating.
Mr. Ward, age 63, of Kemper, passed away March 12, 2018 at home. He was a member of Herbut Baptist Church and served in the U.S. military.
He is preceded in death by parents Riley and Louise; brother Pete and son Charles.
He is survived by wife Edna; daughters Vickie, Dondi and Jessica; sisters Gloria, Carol, Faye Faye and Linda; brother Dewey; brother in laws William, Charles and Gary; son in laws Billy and Timmy and a nephew “Kuzz”. Granddaughters Nikki and Hannah with grandsons Taylor, Michael, Jake, Tyler and Zach being honorary pallbearers.
Visitation will be one hour prior to service.
In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to G.V.(Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center in Jackson to whom we owe many thanks.
Friends may sign the online register at www.barhamfuneralhome.com
Vickie GregoryMeridian, MS