November 23, 1929 – May 5, 2019
Ida Ward, daughter of the late Jess Hough and Doshia McClure Hough, was born on November 23, 1929 in Rural Bernie, Missouri and departed this life on May 5, 2019 at Dexter Living Center in Dexter, Missouri at the age of 89 years.
Mrs. Ward was a former line worker for the Missouri Industries Shoe Factory in Dexter and a resident of Dexter.
On August 10, 1957, in Mississippi, she was united in marriage to Fred “Buddy” Ward. Mr. Ward preceded her in death on January 26, 2015.
She is survived by two daughters, Charlotte Vaughn and her husband Rodney of Dexter, Missouri and Judy Bradshaw and her husband John of St. Peters, Missouri; by two grandchildren, Nick Hutchison and his wife Monica and Christy Sachs and her husband Jason; and by five great-grandchildren, Ayden Hutchison, Gracie Sachs, Grant Sachs, Will Sachs and Blake Sachs.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.
Friends may call at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00p.m. Funeral services will then be conducted in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. David Fowler officiating. Interment will follow in Gravel Hill Cemetery near Bloomfield, Missouri.
Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter is in charge of all arrangements.