Sonny Ward

Sonny Ward

March 2, 1930 - June 22, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Sonny Ward, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Sonny Ward

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.


Carroll “Sonny” Lee Ward, 89 years, of Seaman, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2019, at his residence.
Sonny was born in Dayton, Ohio, on March 2, 1930, the son of the late Paul and Helen (Steele) Ward. After serving in the United States Army during the Korean War, Sonny worked for the Chrysler Company, in Dayton, Ohio. Sonny was a member of the Brushcreek Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, Sonny was preceded in death by a son, Michael Ward; a sister, Delores Ward; and a granddaughter, Megan Ward. Sonny is survived by his wife Mary (Marsh) Ward, whom he married on October 13, 1951. He also leaves behind two sons, Doug (Joyce) Ward, of Wilmington; and Paul (Michele) Ward, of North Carolina, as well as a daughter-in-law, Debbie Ward, of West Union. Sonny’s loss will be mourned by his seven grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren, and a great, great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM, Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at the Lewis-Sullivan Funeral Home, in Seaman, Ohio. The ceremony will be officiated by Shane Davis. Burial will follow at the Cherry Fork Cemetery. Graveside military rites will be provided by the Adams County Honor Guard.
Family and friends may pay their respects from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM, prior to the funeral service, June 25, 2019, at the Lewis-Sullivan Funeral Home.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home, Lewis-Sullivan Chapel. Please visit us at to sign our online guestbook.
Read Less

To plant a memorial tree in honor of Sonny Ward, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, June 25, 2019 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Tuesday, June 25, 2019 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Lewis-Sullivan Chapel
    18029 State Route 247
    Seaman, Ohio 45679
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Tuesday, June 25, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Tuesday, June 25, 2019 1:00pm
    Lewis-Sullivan Chapel
    18029 State Route 247
    Seaman, Ohio 45679
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Sonny here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of Sonny
0 trees have been planted in memory of Sonny Ward

Paula Burden

Posted at 12:00am
Thinking of everyone, sending prayers and hugs.
Sonny, was a wonderful father in law. I have a lot of great memories.
Rest easy now, you are home.


Posted at 12:00am
With condolences to the family. God comforts those who mourn through His Word, the Bible. 2 Corinthians 1:3, 4. May your memories shine through the sadness within your hearts.

Christopher Beam

Posted at 12:00am
So sorry, Mary. My deepest sympathy.

Janet Mayes Springer

Posted at 12:00am
My deepest sympathy to the Ward family. Uncle Sonny was a great man. He was quiet, but always caring and sweet. Thank you for your service to our country. RIP. I know your with Jesus now. Fly high with angels! ????

Ripley-Lieutenant Byrd Chapter/NSDAR

Posted at 12:00am
The Ripley-Lieutenant Byrd Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution wish to express our sympathy on the loss of your loved one. We are grateful for his service to our nation. The world is a safer place because of his service. RIP.

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: