James Max "Jim" Ward

Thursday, July 18, 2013

James Max "Jim" Ward, 66, of Troy, Mo., died Friday, June 28, 2013.

He was a 1964 graduate of Greenway High School.

Max served his country well as a member of the U.S. Army in Vietnam, where he was injured and received several medals for his service.

He was the loving husband of Barbara (Turner) Ward; beloved son of the late Henry and Allene Ward; devoted father of Becky (Zachary) Smith and Casse Ward; cherished grandfather of Ted Ward and Brandon Smith and dear brother of Ray (Lola) Ward, Margery Miller and Louise Ellis.

He was also preceded in death by his brother, Don Ward.

Funeral services were held Monday, July 1 in the Baue Funeral and Memorial Center Chapel in St. Charles, Mo. Burial, with full military honors, followed in St. Charles Memorial Gardens. Visitation was held prior to the services at the funeral home.

Baue Funeral and Memorial Center of St. Charles, Mo. was charged with the arrangements.