James “Jim” Ward, 97, passed away Jan. 5, 2020.
Jim was born Dec. 31, 1922, in Idabel, Okla., to Harris and Rena Ward.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Florence Ward; sister Pauline Galston; and granddaughter Erika Ann Ragsdale.
Jim is survived by daughter Jana Flaniken and spouse Kenny; grandchildren Stephanie Riddle and spouse Tyler, and Matt Ragsdale and spouse Tiana; great-grandchildren Avery and Addison Riddle; great-nephew William Wright; and longtime special friend Fran Stephens.
For the full obituary, please visit Dignity Memorial.