June 6, 1989
MARSHALL B. WARD SR.
NEWPORT NEWS – Marshall B. Ward Sr., 72, died Saturday, June 3, in Riverside Regional Medical Center.
A native of Raleigh, N.C., Mr. Ward was a Peninsula resident for many years and retired from National Linen Service.
Survivors include his wife, Bruce Ward; one daughter, Audrey L. Alexander of Newport News; seven sons, Dwight L. Ward Parker of Temple Hill, Md., Donald G. Ward of Washington D.C., Marshall B. Ward Jr., Michael V. Ward and Gregory M. Ward, all of Newport News, Joseph R. Ward and James A. Ward, both of Hampton; one sister, Margarett Ward Jones of also of Washington D.C.; 14 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday in O.H. Smith & Son Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Pleasant Shade Cemetery, Hampton. Family and friends will assemble at 2210 Oak Avenue by 12:15 p.m. Wednesday.