Madeline Martin Ward, 70, of Buena Vista died Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.
Born May 5, 1944, in Lexington, she was a daughter of the late Pooley Black and Vivian Martin. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Buena Vista.
Surviving are her husband, James Ward; children Sharon Richardson, Paula Hubbard, Nadine Richardson (Louis Watson), Cindy Fisher and husband Willie, and Patrick Richardson; step-children Shemecka Ward and James Gregory Ward; grandchildren Marcus Tyler, Keshawn Fisher and Tameah Fisher; and one step-granddaughter, Aleah Ward.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p. m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, at First Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Green Hill Mausoleum. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service.
Arrangements were handled by Bolling, Grose, & Lotts Funeral Home and Cremation Services.