Irene Williamson Ward, 76, went to be with her Lord Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 at her residence.
She was the daughter of the late Orgie Nance Williamson and Wright Williamson. She was also preceded in death by five siblings, Bernice W. Little, J.D. Williamson, Livian Williamson, Jimmy Williamson and Donald Williamson.
The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 21 at Worthington Funeral Home. Final rites will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22 at Chadbourn Pentecostal Holiness Church with Pastor Donald Conway officiating. Interment will be in Chadbourn Memorial Cemetery.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband, J. Daniel “Pete” Ward of the home; children, Danny Ward (Lisa) of Whiteville, David Delane Ward (Pamela) of Cerro Gordo, Dickie W. Ward and Deidre W. Norris (Jamie), both of Chadbourn; two siblings, Cecil Williamson and Wayne Williamson, both of Fair Bluff, Betty W. Treat of Indian Trail and Gayle W. Pierce of Hallsboro; four grandchildren, Anthony Ward, Devin Ward, Jaelyn Norris and Aida Ward; and two great-grandchildren, Weston Luke Ward and William Adams.