Christmas in Ward, WV

I can only imagine what Christmas must have been like at Ward, WV.  I was not there and have only the stories of grandparents, aunts, uncles and people who comment here on this blog  to kindle my imagination. I believe it was a special time.  It was...
Stephens, Kelley & Hart Surnames of Ward, WV

Stephens, Kelley & Hart Surnames of Ward, WV

Today, I have added photos and records shared by Scott Stephens to the FREE file download box on this site. You will find photos of various Stephens family members with ties to Ward, West Virginia as well as commencement announcements of Ward Jr. High from 1940. ...
Ward Community Reunion 2010

Ward Community Reunion 2010

The Ward Community reunion will take place as usual on the second Saturday of September (the 11th), 2010 at Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park in Summersville, WV . The event is a picnic / cookout  in the public pavillions at the park and you must bring your...
Helen Louise Boka 1920-2003

Helen Louise Boka 1920-2003

Helen Louise Boka, my grandmother on my father’s side, was born in Spring Hill or Ward, West Virginia on December 9th, 1920.  Her parents were Joseph and Julianna Boka and they resided in or near Ward, West Virginia, an unincorporated coal mining town in...
The Pastors of the Ward Community Church

The Pastors of the Ward Community Church

The 1984 Ward Community Reunion Committee shared the following list of pastors of Ward Community Church in their booklet printed to share at the reunion and help fund the event. T.B. Sheldon 06/23/19 to 08/31/20 M. H. Branham 09/01/20 to 08/31/28 B. H. Kessecker...