Harry Irvin Ward, Sr. • October 26, 2018
Harry Irvin Ward, Sr., 90, of Pensacola passed away October 26, 2018. He was born January 11, 1928 in Independence. MO.
He worked for The Boy Scouts of America for over 30 years. Harry was a corporal in the Army and served 22 months in Post-war Germany during the Korean Conflict. He served as an Elder in Community of Christ and a former pastor in St. Petersburg & Oak Ridge, TN.As a youth he served as Zion’s League President for Independence, MO.
Harry is preceded in death by his wife, Ruby Delores Ray Ward; parents, Harry and Pearl Marie Inman Ward; sisters, Ruby Lee Shipley, Mary Leutzinger, Peggy Goldsmith, Helen Adkins; brothers Ransom Ward, David Ward, Newton Ward and Kenneth Ward.
Harry is survived by his children, Harry Ward, Jr. (Susan), Paula Bagley (Joe), Janet Worthington (Bruce), Ray Ward; siblings, Pearl Freeze (Ron), George Ward (Barbara), Ruth Ann Thomas (Orlen); granddaughter, Molly Bagley.
Private family graveside services will take place November 8, 2018 at Pensacola Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the Boy Scouts of America.