Obituary contributed by Sheila Cadwalader.
POLLY ANN (WHITE) WARD
Ann White was born in McLeansboro, Ill, June 6,
1850 and departed this life December 22, 1927, at the age of 77 years, six
months and fifteen days.
She was untied in marriage to Daniel
Ward December 24, 1865, and had she lived another two days longer she
would have been married 62 years.
To this union were born eleven
children, four of whom preceded the mother in death.
The seven children who with her heart broken husband are left to
mourn are: Mrs. Morgan Brown, Peoria, Ill; Mrs A. P. Lillie, Chicago; Mrs.
Seburn L Neal, Frisvco, Ill; Alfred Ward, Spring Garden; Mrs. Abe Dungy,
Mrs. Ernest Lovan and Emery Ward of Benton.
There are also twenty-three grand children and a great host of near
relatives and friends left to mourn her departure.
Mrs. Ward untied with Liberty Baptist
church in the year 1866 and had remained true to Christ and her church
throughout her long and useful life.
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