of Gosnell, AR
December 6, 1937 - January 13, 2022
Betty Jane Ward, 84, of Gosnell, AR passed away January 13, 2022. She was born December 6, 1937 in Keiser, AR to Ambrose and Birtie Martin. She was a member of Christ Church Nondenominational in Alexander, AR, where she was a choir member and member of the church single group. She loved life, joking with friends, working crossword puzzles, dancing, loved eating Vanilla Ice Cream and spending time with her family. She is survived by her daughters: Vicki Cleveland, Cathy (Randy) Thrasher and Penny Atkinson; five step-children; brother: Ronald "Butch" (Shelley) Martin; daughter-in-law: Dessiree Nuss Mann; 12 grandchildren; lots of bonus grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband: Richard Edward Ward; parents; sons: Ricky Mann, Burt Mann and Greg Mann; granddaughter: Kimberly Dawn Thrasher. Burial will be private.
I'm so sorry for your family's loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
With deepest sympathy. Thinking of you all at this time.
I'm praying for everybody I remember grandma Betty best when we worked at the daycare.grandma thought me alot about love and respect for ur elders.SHE WILL BE MISSED!!!!Also I enjoyed watching the videos that were posted thank u for letting me be apart of the family even if I was so far away.ILL MISS U GRANDMA BETTY BUT NEVER FORGET THE BLESSINGS U GAVE ME
So sorry for your loss, love and prayers to all.
Good Bye Aunt Betty till we meet again in the heavenly skies your love for me will always stay in my heart for safe keeping I love you ❤️ your niece Donna 💐
So sorry Vicki, Cathy and Penny! I’ve known Betty most of my life! She was a wonderful person! I know you’ll miss her dearly but imagine the glorious day when you all see each other on the other side! What a day that will be! Love you all! God bless y’all thru these next few days! He will be there for each of you! Love always, Jenny & Gary Thrasher!
Another one dancing with Jesus I will miss seeing her .father i pray give her family comfort in Jesus name Amen.
I’m so sorry for the loss of your loved one . Sending prayer for you all. God bless each of you.
Betty was so sweet and kind love and miss you. And prayers for the family 💗💗💗
Am going to miss my mom we had good times mom could keep you laughing I thank God ever day for having a beautiful mom love you so much love your baby girlPenny.I've been blessed over the past 14 months that Penny and I have been together. Betty will be etched in into my mind as a wonderful Christian lady. She could really make me laugh and I just wanted to celebrate her life. My thoughts and prayers goes out to the entire family and friends during this difficult time.Steve
I’m so sorry for your loss.
Penny,Cathy,n Vicki,,I am sry for y'all's of your Mother,,but remember that she suffers no more n she has her golden wings as so does the the 3 sons she is now with,,I know y'all are hurting but just imagine the reception she got when she went to see the Lord,,your brothers were waiting on their Mom,,my prayers are with u girls n remember Ms Betty will be watching down on y'all,,she loves all of y'all...we love y'all to so if y'all need to talk call me we love y'all...
Betty was my favorite aunt very goid woman we all miss her,prayers to my family
She will be miss she was so fun to be around god bless u
I'm going to miss you so much. I love you, grandma. I know you are in a better place. You are forever in my heart. I will always cherish each and every memory we shared.
We cherish our friendship with sister Betty and her family. We have all been like family for many, many years. She gave unconditional love to all she met. We are praying for the family and looking forward to a big reunion in Heaven soon.