Carolyn W. Ward

October 18, 1933 - March 29, 2022

10/18/1933 - 03/29/2022

Carolyn Watson Ward passed away peacefully at her daughter Joyce’s home in Chesapeake on March 29th, 2022, after a long battle with heart issues.
She was born in a little log cabin alongside her twin brother in Lunenburg County (Plantersville) on October 18th, 1933.  
She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert R, Ward Jr. (Zee) and sisters Audrey, Jean, and Charlotte. 
She is survived by her son Herbert Ward (Kelly); daughters Joyce Hurst (Byron Gregory) and Linda Adams-Keefe (Frankie); and her twin brother, A. C. Watson Jr (Cathy). She is also survived by her beloved grandchildren, great Grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. 
She was a hard working “Country Girl” all her life and will be missed by her many friends, family and loved ones. 
A memorial service will be held at a later date at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Fort Mitchell, VA on a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested for donations in Mrs. Ward’s name to be made to Mt. Zion Baptist Church or to a charity of your choice.

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Sarah (Freddy) Watson
5 months ago

I always enjoyed conversations with Carolyn. She was unique and charming. Freddy loved his sister who showed kindness to all.

Frances Newcomb
5 months ago

Sorry for the loss of Carolyn – sweet memories of a special lady
Frances and Ronnie Newcomb
Salem Christian Church

Glenn and Lindsey Snipp
5 months ago

We are very sorry for your loss. Granny was like a grandma to both of us. We will miss her deeply. Rosco will miss her too.

Betty Watson Inge
5 months ago

I’m so sorry to hear about Carolyn’s passing. I have so many fond memories of growing up with all of the cousins in the country—such special cousins. Carolyn always showed so many acts of kindness to my mother. I send my love and sympathy to all

Theresa Groome
5 months ago

To my friends Saldańa family.
I’m sorry for the passing of your aunt. Prayers for the entire family.

Love Tom and Roberta
5 months ago

So sorry for the loss of this amazing lady. I know she’s in heaven dancing with her beloved husband

Love Tom and Roberta
5 months ago

So sorry for your the loss of this amazing lady. Our prayers are with you and your family. I know she’s in heaven dancing with her beloved husband.

Betsy Newcomb Long
5 months ago

So very sorry about Carolyn. Enjoyed my summer working for she and Zee.
Blessings, peace and love! Betsy

Crystal Layne
5 months ago

She was a sweet and kindly lady I got to meet her by takeing care of daughter Linda and granny as they called her got to wear off on me if you want something in life you got to work for it and the year that I got to know her she was a hard worker there be time she would go home to her house and say she had yard work to do but she be back to Linda’s to make sure she was ok and in bed then we would sit up and talk before it was time for me to go home she love her story’s she could tell you what was going to happen the next day and most the time she be right she will be missed dearly. Rest In Peace granny.

Donna Phillips
5 months ago

I am sorry for your loss. I am sure Carolyn and mama are having a great time together again.