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Richard T. Ward

Memorial services for Mr. Richard T. Ward will be 12:00 Noon Saturday, May 5, 2018, at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Rev. Marshall Kennedy officiating. Visitation Saturday 10 AM until service at Ligon & Bobo.

Mr. Ward, age 73 of Hermitage passed away Sunday, April 29, 2018, at his home.

Born October 26, 1944, in St. Louis, Missouri, he is the son of the late Truman and Mae Owens Ward. He was the manager of Cook & Love Shoe Store in Nashville for many years, and was a member of Hermitage Hills Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of over fifty four years, Linda Stanfield Ward; son, Rich (Jan) Ward of Dickson; two daughters, Kelley (Sam) Astolos of Nashville; and Robin (Rick) Rasnic of Clarksville; brother, Owen Ward of St. Charles, MO; two sisters, Doris Hardy of Nacomis, IL and Gloria Simon of Lake Helen, FL; 9 grandchildren: Richey (Lizzy) Ward, Carter Ward, Rebekah (Ryan) Cochran, Chance, Emily, Evans and Elliott Astolos, Katie Black, and Sarah Beth Rasnic; 2 great grandchildren, Josie & Able Ward.

Memorials may be made to Alive Hospice.

LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME of Lebanon (615)444-2142   www.ligonbobo.com

Messages for the Family

  1. Thomas Childs says:
    Robin, I offer my condolences to you and your family in the loss your father. May the times you all shared together comfort you in the days to come.
  2. Rolinda Eddings says:
    Praying for you and your family as this journey with your Dad has come to a close. Although he is gone, the emotions associated with loss continue. Dealing with grief is unique for individuals – allow yourself to grieve in a way that heals your spirit. I am sorry for your loss, but hope fond memories will change tears into smiles as time passes.
  3. Julie Viruez says:
    Robin, I hope that the memories you and your family have shared with him will give you comfort in this time. We are all thinking of you and your family.
  4. Natasha Lindahl says:
    Robin, I am praying that Jesus arms lift you and angels are surrounding you and your family bringing God’s comfort to you all at this time. May the memories that you all shared bring you comfort and joy until you are all united once again. You are in my thoughts and Prayers
  5. Patricia and Michael H. says:
    Robin, praying God’s peace and comfort for you and family.
  6. DiDi (Fuson) von Fange Kutney says:
    Linda, so sorry to hear about Rick. He was one of the good guys. All your friends here in Farmington are thinking of you.
  7. Jim & Brenda Caruthers says:
    Just heard of Rick’s passing. We extend our condolences to you, Linda, and the rest of your family. We have found memories of you two. Will be praying for you and your family.