Lucretia Ledford, Ward, age 91, of Cane Creek Rd Bakersville, NC died Sunday, at Spruce Pine Community Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Reuben T. and Dovie Wise Ledford, and a native of Mitchell County, NC. She was retired from the Mica Processing Industry, and was a charter Member of Faith Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by; husband, Howard Ward, sister, Mae Rathbone, and brothers, Steve Ledford, Green Ledford, Lee Ledford, Earl Ledford, and one grandchild.
Survivors include; daughters, Cindy Buchanan, of Bakersville, NC and Clarice Singleton, of Newland, NC, sons, Bradley Ledford, of Valdese, NC, Albert Ward, of Drexel, NC, and Harold Ward, of Bakersville, NC, one sister, Lizzie Trantham, of Nebo, NC, brother, Ted Ledford, of Bakersville, NC, twelve grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren, four great great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 7 at 8:00PM, in the chapel of Henline - Hughes Funeral Home with Rose Wise, Ronnie Gouge, and Randy Wise officiating. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service. Interment will be Wednesday, March 8 at 11:00, at Cane Creek Cemetery.
Flowers will be appreciated or contributions may be made to the family.
Henline - Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the family.
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