Services: 2 p.m. Monday at the Living Word Church in Tucumcari.
Hazel Viola Ward, 86 died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2007, at Arbor Springs Nursing Center in Albuquerque following an extended illness.
Mrs. Ward was born Jan. 14, 1921 in New Boston, Texas. She had been a homemaker and a member of the Baptist Church.
Surviving Mrs. Ward are: three sons, Dean Missildine and Robert Ward, both of Tucumcari, and Stanley Ward of Tijeras;
five daughters: Eddie Clamp of El Cajon, Calif., Helen Ward of Tucumcari, Gladys Hodges and Betty Ward, both of Albuquerque,
and Susie Alumbaugh of Amarillo Texas; 19 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Joe C. Ward in May 2005.
Fred Caton will officiate at the service. Burial will follow at the Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Dunn Funeral Home of Tucumcari.