Funeral   services   for   Mr.   Charlie   W.   Ward,   77,    of
Gainesboro,  Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  2  P.M.  on Sunday,
August  7,  2011,   at   Anderson - Upper  Cumberland  Funeral
Home.    Burial   will   follow   in   the   Pharris   Cemetery  in  the
McCoinsville community of Jackson County, TN.

The  family  will  receive  friends on Saturday from 4 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Sunday from 12 Noon until time of services.

He passed away on Thursday, August 4, 2011, at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
   
He was born January 25, 1934, in Warren County, TN, to the
late
Tom Ward and Ovie Ward.  On  December  18,  1952,  he
was  married  to  
Ruby  Fox  Ward,  who  survives.  He was the
former  owner   of   Johnson’s  Garage,  and  a  member  of  the
McCoinsville Church of Christ, where he served as an  elder for
many years.

In  addition  to  his  parents,  he  was preceded in death by
1
Infant Grandson:  
Robert  Ward;  and  2  Sisters:  Anna Belle
Lyles and Katherine Virginia Ward.

Survivors include  his  
Wife:  Ruby Fox Ward of Gainesboro,
TN;
3 Sons: Tommy (Linda) Ward, Wayne (Darlene) Ward, and
Roger  Ward   and   Special   Friend,    Karen   Jones,    all     of
Gainesboro,   TN;   
1   Daughter:   Virginia  (Henry)  Frizzell  of
Gainesboro, TN;  
2  Brothers:  Joe (Liz) Ward  of  Gainesboro,
TN,   and   W.M.  (Ruby)  Ward   of   Owens    Crossroad,  AL;
8
Grandchildren:   
Crystal  Keith,   Amanda  Stafford,   Rebecca
Wimberly,   Elizabeth  Phillips,   Faith  Henshaw,   David Frizzell,
Cordell   Frizzell,   and   Justin  Frank  Ward;   and    
9    Great-
Grandchildren:  
Devin,  Seth,  Isaiah,  Hannah,  Caleb, Emma,
Jeremiah, Abigail, and Marlie.

Bro.  Jimmy   Anderson,    Bro.   Duane   Gossett,   and  Bro.
Matthew Scoggins will officiate at the services.

Active   Pallbearers:    Wayne    Hix,    Seth  Clinard,    Jimmy
Netherton,   Teddy Ragland,   Ken Craighead,   Joe Loftis,  and
Roger Anderson

Honorary Pallbearers: Harley Allen and Edward Anderson
© 2011 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home