CLINTON - Mrs. Nellene Ezell Ward, age 95, of Clinton passed away 4:38 a.m. Monday, May 26, 2014, at Arbor Place of Clinton.
She was a member of Clinton First United Methodist Church, a graduate from Murray State in 1940 with a bachelor of science degree in home economics, and was a homemaker.
She is survived by her three sons, Kenneth Murray (Evelyn) Ward, Willis Ezell (Linda) Ward and Thomas Steven (Kathie) Ward, all of Clinton; seven grandchildren, Samuel Brent (Kara) Ward of Clinton, Stephanie Ward (Troy) Carter of Clinton, Jessica Ward (Anthony) Bailey of Clinton, Kris Ward (Martie) Templeton of Clinton, David Randall Ward of Clinton, Kenneth Brady (Amy) Ward of Nashville, Tenn., and Jacklyn Gray Ward of New York, N.Y.; her sister, Dorotha Ezell Pharis of Clinton; and 10 great-grandchildren; Ladies who gave loving care, June Dodge, Michaeleen (Mikey) Mickler, Amanda Massey, Helen Bugg, Karen Calvert and Aimee Requena.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Mac Murray Ward; her parents, Thomas Little and Jesse Greer Ezell; and sister, Marell Ezell Malak.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 29, 2014, at Brown Funeral Home in Clinton with the Rev. Stan Walden officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant View Memorial Gardens.
Friends may call after 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 29, 2014, at the Brown Funeral Home in Clinton.
Donations may be given to Hickman County Ambulance Services, P.O. Box 83, Clinton, KY 42031 or Arbor Place of Clinton, 106 Padgett Drive, Clinton, KY 42031.