John C. Ward, 58, of Decatur, died Thursday, June 5, 2014 in Decatur.
Graveside service is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Sycamore Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur.
John was born Aug. 2, 1955 to Buddy and Aaron (Croy) Ward in Denton. He married Trisha Dixon Aug. 2, 2003 in Sanger. He served his country in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his wife, Trisha Powell of Decatur; son John Warren Powell of Decatur; three daughters, Stephanie Powell and husband, Vince, of Oklahoma, Stephanie Lloyd and husband, Phillip, of Denton, and Jamie Ward of Denton; parents Buddy and Aaron Ward of Decatur; brothers Eddie, Danny and Kevin Ward; numerous nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Brandy Ward.