Helen Jean Ward, age 78, of
Somerset, passed from this life on Wednesday, October 26, 2016,
at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
Helen was born on August 26,
1938, in Pulaski County, daughter of late Earl Vola and Georgia
Meece Harrison. Helen was a homemaker and worked their
family farm. She loved to cook and crochet and enjoyed
making crafts and scrapbooking. Helen was a member of
Gilbertís Creek Baptist Church in Crab Orchard.
She is survived by her
daughter, Kimberly Jean (and husband, Randy) Kaplan, of
Lexington; her sisters, Doris Fraley and Joyce Dean (and
husband, Hobert) Stout, both of Somerset; and her granddaughter,
Billie Jean (and husband, Jake Terance) Crowe, of Lexington.
She is preceded in death by her
parents; and her husband, James Samuel Ward.
Visitation will be Sunday,
October 30, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home
Funeral services will be held
on Sunday, at 2:00 p.m., in the funeral home chapel, with Bro.
Clyde Strunk officiating. Burial will be in Pitman Creek
In lieu of flowers, the family
requests donations made to the Wounded Warriors Project and/or
the Pitman Creek Cemetery Fund.