Nathaniel “Nate” Ray Ward, 22, passed away Friday, April 2, 2021. Nate was preceded in death by his mother, Teresa Mae Norris Ward in 2006.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday, April 5, at Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 6, in the Ward Family Cemetery in Bethel with Rev. Archie Paul Bullard officiating.
Nate is survived by his father, Randy Ray Ward of the home; two siblings, Jason Ray Ward (Brandi Nicole Ward) of Whiteville and Angela Kay Cumbee of Clarendon; nieces and nephews, Alexandra Batten, Haley Ward, Dillon Batten and Chandler Ward.