Beverly Irma Rudell Ward, 84, of Eudora, died on Saturday, August 25, 2018.
She was born on October 12, 1933 in Greenville, Mississippi. She was a retired operating room technician, interior decorator, antiques dealer, gourmet cook and an awesome homemaker and grandmother.
Mrs. Ward was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Walter Glen Ward; two sons, Barry Lynn Ward and Larry Glen Ward; her parents, Dallas Arthur (Rudy) Rudell and Ellen Lucille Cooper Rudell.
She is survived by one son, Rudy Ward and wife Eileen; two grandchildren, Daniel (Maggie) Ward and Amber (Seth) Hayes; six great-grandchildren, Drake Ward, Arielle Ward, Cody Hayes, Courtney Hayes, Connor Hayes and Mattie Ward, all of Eudora.
Family and friends may visit with the family at 2 p.m. on Monday, August 27 at Bishop-King Funeral Home in Lake Village. Funeral services will follow at 3 p.m. with Rev. Roger West and Elder Kendall Patrick officiating the service.