Mr. Ricky Dale Ward, 59, husband of Mrs. Sheryl Crowe Ward , of 127 Farm Hill Road, Jonesville S.C. died Thursday August 9th 2018 a Union Medical Center. Mr. Ward was born June 19th 1959 a son of Mrs. Betty Rochester Ward of Jonesville and the late Robert Ward. He had retired from The Kohler Plant after 38 years of service, had been a Volunteer Fire Fighter for Spartanburg County and was a member of the Sons of Confederate Soldiers, West Springs Division. Surviving in addition to his wife and mother are one son Dustin Ward (Rebecca) of Spartanburg, a step son John Bobo of Jonesville, a step daughter Ashley Bobo Kiser (Justin) of Jonesville, a brother Robert Ward (Cathy) of Jonesville, two sisters Debra Easler (Ken) of Greenwood, Donna Foster of Jonesville, two grandchildren and three step grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother Barry Ward. The family will receive friends Sunday August 12th 2018 from 6-9pm at Lewis Funeral Home and Crematory. The family is at the home. Lewis Funeral Home and Crematory has charge of the arrangements. lewisfuneralhomeofunion.com.