ALMA G. WARD - Grantsville

Alma G. Ward, 77, of Grantsville, WV died June 11, 2002 at Camden Clark Hospital in Parkersburg. She was the widow of the late Bryan Ward, a former Calhoun Sheriff and Grantsville Police Chief.

She was the daughter of the late Andy and Josie Stutler Craddock.

She was employed as a cook at the former Calhoun General Hospital for 19 years, and was a foster grandparent at Brooksville Grade School and Pleasant Hill Elementary School.

She is survived by a sister, Cozetta Smith of Grantsville; a nephew, Albert (Bim) Smith of Grantsville; nieces, Mary Ball of Grantsville and Lillie Smith of Parkersburg, WV.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Bryan Ward and a sister, Ann Craddock.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 15 at Stump Funeral Home in Grantsville with Rev. Alfred Hickman officiating, with burial in the St. Paul Cemetery. Visitation 6-9 p.m. Friday, June 14.