Veronica Nichole Ward, 20, passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021. She was born Dec. 15, 2000, in Robeson County.
Remembered are her maternal grandparents, Gene Wood and Julia Wood, who preceded her in death.
“Nikki” was a graduate of New Hanover High School and was currently an associate at the Walmart Store in Porters Neck.
A memorial service will be planned for a later date. Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st St., Wilmington is serving the family.
“Nikki” is survived by her father, Alfred Ray Ward II of Whiteville; her mother, Deena Fowler Ward of Wilmington; her paternal grandfather and grandmother, Alfred Ray Ward Sr. and Veronica Ward of Whiteville; paternal uncles and aunt, Eric Ward, Heath Ward, Brett Ward and Rendora Ward; maternal uncle and aunts, Gene Wood Jr., Erica Estep and Marinda Estep; special friend, Will Bello; many cousins, extended family members and many friends.
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