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Mary "Bonnie" R. (Strickland) Ward

December 10, 1949 ~ April 26, 2022 (age 72) 72 Years Old
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 Tabor City, NC

Mary R. “Bonnie” Ward, 72, passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2022, at MUSC in Charleston, SC. She was born December 10, 1949, a daughter of the late Erskine Strickland and Bertha Calder Strickland.

Survivors include her husband, Corbett Ward, Jr. of the home; one son, Jeff (Jessica) Watts of Little Mountain, SC; one daughter, Regina (Drake) Fowler of North Myrtle Beach; four grandchildren, Brooke Fowler, Adam Fowler, Donovan Watts, and Nathan Watts; three great-grandchildren, Lexi, Zoey, and Kace; two brothers, Rossie (Vicki) Strickland of Newton Grove, NC and Roger Locklear of Tabor City; and one sister, Debbie Grainger of Garner, NC.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Joey Watts.

A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, May 1 at Carolina Baptist Church, with Rev. Jeff Blanton and Rev. Benji Haynes officiating. Burial will follow in Myrtle Green Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 PM Saturday at Inman Ward Funeral Home.


A service of Inman Ward Funeral Home and Crematory of Tabor City.

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April 30, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Inman Ward Funeral Home
300 East 5th Street
Tabor City, NC 28463

Funeral Service
May 1, 2022

2:00 PM
Carolina Baptist Church
2401 Church Rd
Green Sea, SC 29545


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