Buddy Blake Ward, age 78, of Martin, KY, husband of the late Judith Ann Osborne Ward, passed away on Monday, July 29, 2019 at his residence. He was born October 31, 1940 in Martin, KY, a son of the late William and Marcella Layne Ward. He was a retired engineer for C & O Railroad.
He is survived by three sons: Tommy Ward, Todd (Nedra) Ward, Trenton (Betty) Ward, and one daughter; Terena (Rodney) Lovern, ten grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by one son: Timmy Ward, one brother; Bobby Ward, one sister; Billie Jean Ward and one granddaughter; Tameka Marie Ward.
Funeral service for Mr Ward will be conducted on Thursday, August 1 at 11:00 a.m. in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in the Ward Cemetery, Dinwood, Martin. Visitation is 6-10 pm Tuesday and all day Wednesday at Hall Funeral Home, Martin.