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Obituary for Eddie Joe Ward

Eddie Joe Ward was born in Marshall, Texas, on April 6, 1955, to Allen Ward, Sr. and Ora Brookins Ward. Eddie departed this earthly life for his heavenly home on November 12, 2023 in Marshall, Texas, leaving behind a legacy of warmth and love.

Eddie was a proud graduate of Marshall High School, were he carried the Maverick spirit with him throughout his life. Known for his unwavering loyalty, Eddie was a huge Dallas Cowboys fan, cheering passionately for his team in good times and bad.

Family meant the world to Eddie, and he cherished moments spent with loved ones. His warmest memories were often created during gatherings with family, where laughter and love filled the air. Friendships were nourished over the years at Hicks Grocery, one of his favorite hang-out places.

Eddie was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Allen Ward, Jr., Herbert Ward, and James Ward; and sister Rosie Jean Bush.

He is survived by his sisters, Annie Chance, Sharon Daniels, Cynthia (Earnest) Woolridge, and Ruby Jones, along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends who will forever cherish the memories they share of him.