Jeff M. ‘Buger’ Ward, 55, of Brownstown, died at his home at 9:54 a.m. on Thursday, October 27, 2016.
A memorial service will be held at 8:00 p.m., Friday, November 4, 2016 at Gieseking-Claggett Funeral Home, Brownstown. Visitation will from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Memorials may be made to the family.
Jeff Michael Ward was born on Monday, April 24, 1961 in Vandalia to Edward E. and Alice (Oldham) Ward. He married Laura Frye in 1983 and she preceded him in death in 1990. He was an oil-field worker, farmer and construction worker.
He is survived by: mother, Alice Ward of Brownstown; daughter, Christal (Billy) Ward of Salem; stepsons, Jeff (Mary) Davis of Shobonier and Jeremy (Lawanda) Davis of Vandalia; stepdaughter, Beth Davis of Vandalia; brother, Billy (Brenda) Ward of Strasburg and Jim (Lori) Ward of Vandalia; grandson, Caidien Beer and 10 step-grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father and brother, Brad Ward, and special friend, Lisa Ballard.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.giesekingfh.com .