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"Thanks again for YOUR help in caring for the WARD CEMETERY"

The individuals and businesses listed below have donated since June 1, 2022

This listing is dated June 1, 2023.  

Donations received after this date will appear on next year's listing.

Please forgive all errors on the sheet.

If something is wrong please feel free to e-mail:

Jennie Akers*            
*(In memory of Virgil Akers)            
Mike & Judy Akers            
JoAnn Allen            
Rodney & Pat Allen            
Ava (King) & Michael Anders 
Donna Goodson Ansted*            
*(In memory of Don Goodson)    
Sam & Debbie Arthur            
Sandra Austin            
Ronald & Sue Bailey            
Mary Beard            
Lance & Ann Beizer*            
*(In memory of Cecile Hungerford)    
Donna Estep Bixler*        
*(In memory of Donna Estep        
Bixler, Robert & Icie Estep)        
Roberta Boggs        
Homer & Mary Bounds        
Edward & Frances Brown*        
*(In memory of Everette &        
Josephine Brown)        
Alice Mace Buck


Michael Buck        
Jeanie Buckley        
Judy Buckley*        
*(In memory of the Ernie Buckley        Family)        
Mrs. Billy Joe (Toshiko) Buckley 


Betty Buckner        
Federick & Irena Canterbury*        
*(In memory of Harvey &         
Olive Young)        
Don Carpenter        
Tim Carpenter

Bill & Judy Chestnut*        
*(In memory of Ethel &         
John Short)
Kim Goodson Clary*        
*(In memory of the Goodson


John P. Colbert*        
*(In honor of Terri Inghram Colbert)  

Carolyn Confere        
Betty Connard        
Kristy Cook        
Helen Crum*        
*(In memory of the Persinger


David & Jane Daniels    
Glenn Davis        
Pamela Dawson        
Joyce Stinnett Dellinger
Sherry Dew*        
*(In memory of the Sergent & Kelley Families)        
Doris Goodson Doss*        
*(In memory of Charles        
Charles & Janet Farren*        
*(In memory of John         
  and Ethel Short)        
Manuel & Carol Ferrell*        
*(in memory of Manuel &        
Mathra Ferrell)        
Judy Fizer        
Vicki Hurley Friscic*        
*(In memory of  Paula,        
Walter, Mary & Paul Hurley)

Ed & Marilyn Gaunch


Mark Goodson*        
*(In memory of the Goodson Family)  

Mike & Ava Goodson*        
*(In memory of the Goodson Family)  

Brenda & Ken Gray*        
*(In memory of Marshall &        
Nettie Webster)        

Butch & Leah Green

Linda Grimmett*        
*(in memory of the Proctor Family)         
Danny Hackworth*    
*(in memory of the Hackworth family)


Ritha Barefield Hamilton        
Carl & Phyllis Harrison        
Ross Harrison        
Sylvia Welch Hartwell*        
*(In memory of the Welch Family)        
Fred & Willie Hess*        
*(In memory of the Hess Family)

Eleanor Huddleston*        
*(In memory of Cletus        

Janet Huddleson*        
*(In memory of the Hill Family)

Bonnie Hudnall        
Dalton & Sonja Hudnall        
J. D. & Brenda Hudnall*        
*(In memory of the Hudnall Family)


Sandra Hudson        
Roberta Cobb Hughes*        
*(In memory of the Cobb Family)

Opal Hunley        
James Inghram        
Tom & Sue Inghram        
Tressie Johnson        
Janet Keenan        
Harold Kemp*        
*(In memory of the Stephens family, William, Deloris, Billy, Beverly)        
Norma Shaffer Kessler        
J. B. & Wilma Kidd*        
*(In memory of Wilson and        
Arbutus O'Dell)


Della Kinsolving        
Janice Kinsolving        
Michael & Beverly Kinsolving        
Roy Landers        
Dianna Lanham*        
*(In memory of Virginia Craigo)


Wanda Legg        
Sharon Lovely        
Cecilia Lyons        
Jim & Barbara Mann        
Willadene Marchese*        
*(In memory of Raymond        
Alan Tucker)        
Donald Maynor        
Frank & Rose Maynor        
Anna Mae McCallister*        
*(In memory of Charles &        
  Cosie McCallister)        
Martha McClaugherty        
Perry & Ruth McCune        
Cantrell & Judy Hill Miller        
Judy Seabolt Moore        
Sandy Kirk Moore        
Thomas Paruscio*        
*(In memory of Linda Paruscio)

Patsy Paxton        
Glenice Perry*        
*(In memory of Bob Perry)        

Kathleen Persinger*       

*(In memory of Ballard & Lloyd Persinger)


Bob & Gloria Phalen        
Wanda Pigott        
Susan Plumley*            
*(In memory of Crowder Family)  


Gene & Janice Richardson*  

*(In memory of Walter A. & Helen Smith & Walter David Smith)


Cora Rider*            
*(In memory of the Sizemore & Rider Families)            
Margie Shifflet Romine            
Kathy Sargent*            
*(In memory of the Sargent, Tucker, Sanborn & Bellew Families)            
Loretta Sargent            
Ronald & Patricia See            
Ethel Shaffer*            
*(In memory of Buck Shaffer)


 Margaret Pauley Shawver*        
*(In memory of the Mann, Pauley,      Seabolt, Owens Families)        
Damon Sizemore        
Emerson Smith        
Kenny Smith*        
*(In memory of Arthur &         
Arlene Smith)    


Lola Smith*

*(In memory of the Kutil & Smith family)


Sherry Smith*

*(In memory of Lee Roy,

Helen, Paul & Doris Smith)


Sheila Lovely Snodgrass*

*(In memory of the Lovely family)


Anita Settle Stokeley*

*(In memory of the Settle family and Dollie Kinsolving Knight & George Knight)


Joanne & Michael Stone


Robert & Elizabeth Stone


Lulia Thompson


Carole Thornton


Linda Thornton


Jackie & Ellen Trador*

*(In memory of Homer Inghram)


Ronald & Carol Tucker


Barbara Vance


Irene Waugh*

*(In memory of the Buckner family)


Richard & Nancy White*

*(In memory of the Short family)


John & Donna Whited*

*(In memory of the Cobb & Buckley families)


Debra Wolfe*

*(In memory of the Chapman & Hudnall families)


Thelma Young*

*(In memory of the Dartt family)

Please send donations made payable to "Ward Cemetery"

c/o Sherry Smith

3012 Dorsey Drive

Belle WV 25015-1806

OR donate through Paypal at

or Paypal to our email address

Our website is

This listing is dated June 1, 2023.  Any donation received after this date will appear on next year's listing.

All donations collected are managed by the Ward Cemetery Advisory Committee and are used to finance the care, beautification, and preservation of Ward Cemetery. Donations help pay for items such as weed eaters, weed eater string, purchase and/or replacement of mowers, mowing equipment repair and maintenance, gasoline, maintenance tools, tree and brush removal, fence repair, hiring and paying a grass cutting crew, and major projects/repairs such as flood damage repair..


Please send donations made payable to 

Ward Cemetery

c/o Sherry Smith 

3012 Dorsey Drive

Belle WV 25015-1806

OR donate through Paypal at

or through Paypal using our email address


The Ward Cemetery Advisory Committee is a federally tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization established by cemetery volunteers to assist in their mission of preservation and beautification of Ward Cemetery. Ward Cemetery Advisory Committee also has Public Charity Status under section 509(a)(2) of the Internal Revenue code.  Ward Cemetery Advisory Committee is a volunteer group and has no paid members, no paid officers, and no paid staff.  The Committee's financial records are available for viewing upon request and appointment. 

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