Kendrick Howard “Dick” Ward

Kendrick Howard “Dick” Ward

Chelsea

Kendrick Howard “Dick” Ward, age 81, a resident of Chelsea, died on Friday, March 30, 2012. Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Monday, April 2, 2012, at Liberty Baptist Church in Chelsea with Rev. Tim Cox officiating. Burial will follow at Liberty Baptist Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. prior to the service at Liberty Baptist Church.

Mr. Ward was a U.S. Navy veteran, long time woodcarver and a self-taught artist. He is survived by his wife, Doris Bradberry Ward; children, Michael Kendrick Ward (Iris), Cheryl Lynne Ward and Karin Ward Howard (Bob); stepson, Marty Thomas (Lynn); grandchildren, Jenifer Simcox, Jason Howard, Laura Thomas and Matthew Thomas; great-granddaughter, Cecillia Gunter; special friend, Colby Lambert; and numerous other family and friends. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Liberty Baptist Church Building Fund, 11050 Chelsea Road, Chelsea, Alabama 35043. Please sign online condolences at Boltonfuneralhome.com.