Let the memory of Odis be with us forever
  • 74 years old
  • Born on May 29, 1940 .
  • Passed away on January 16, 2015 .

This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Odis Ward, 74, born on May 29, 1940 and passed away on January 16, 2015. We will remember him forever.

In addition to being a husband, father and friend, he was a believer in the Brotherhood of men.  His life was dedicated to the service of his fellowman and the wisdom he sowed have enlighten those around him and made them better citizens.


Visitation will be held on Monday, January 26, 2015  from 4-8 pm at:
Bunkers Mortuary
925 Las Vegas Blvd North
Las Vegas, NV 89101

Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 11:00 am at:
Bunkers Mortuary
925 Las Vegas Blvd North
Las Vegas, NV 89101
 
Repast: Immediately following: Family & Friends 
Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Nevada
2700 W. Colton Ave.
North Las Vegas, NV 89032

Any phone calls or expressions of sympathy can be sent to
217 Lindy Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89107 
(702) 281-2773..
   

Posted by Nadlyn Williams on 16th January 2017
You will always be a part of my heart.
Posted by Nadlyn Williams on 17th January 2016
I will always miss you dad til we meet again. No one knows the things we shared.
Posted by Amber Ward on 16th January 2016
Daddy it's not a day that goes by that I don't miss you and wish we could share one more laugh. I know you are having a ball in heaven running your mouth. Love you!!!!
Posted by Alfred Dowden on 16th January 2016
I am always thoughtful of my friend during these days of remembrance. Having a love one leave you in life is a heavy burden because you always have this thought in your mind that you could have done better for them. I worked and became a member of his family through our long friendship. His devotion to his family is unfathomable. Miss my buddy and think of him daily. Bless his family and my god-daughter for their strength in these passing days. God is good and everlasting. Praise the Lord.
Posted by Thomas Donley on 31st May 2015
HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY DAD! WE KNOW YOU ARE WATCHING OVER EVERYONE ESPECIALLY BUD! WE LOVE YOU! PLEASE CONTINUE TO SHINE BRIGHT UPON US.
Posted by Nadlyn Williams on 29th January 2015
I will never forget your wet kisses, your cards for every birthday and holiday. I will never forget your neatness and ironically the "flatus". I will remember our times. I will see you again. Lisa Ward
Posted by Laurice Walton on 27th January 2015
Amber, My sincere condolences to you and your family on the passing of your Dad. It is never easy to loose a parent, no matter your age. May God's love, peace and, mercy comfort all of you. Laurice and Family
Posted by Shemeeka Hopkins on 24th January 2015
Amber, I send my deepest condolences to you and your family as you deal with the loss of your father. I pray God gives you strength and unspeakable peace during this time.
Posted by Geneva Thompson on 24th January 2015
My deepest sympathy to you and your family in the passing of your love one.
Posted by Lyneil Charity on 23rd January 2015
Amber, I know that it has been a long time since your Dad has been 100 percent but you know God doesn't make mistakes. He blesses us with this short time on earth so that someday we will be with him in paradise with no more pain, hurt or sorrow. May the blessings be with you and your family through this sorrowful but glorious time because now your father is flying high with the angels in the sky. He is looking down on us saying "if only you could see me now". Stay Blessed Lyneil
Posted by Kim Rhodes on 23rd January 2015
Amber, Sending my deepest condolences to you and your family. I know what a profound loss this is. Mr. Odis will truly be remembered in the hearts of many. May God's unfailing love and grace embraced your family with comfort, strength and healing at this time. God bless you, -Kim
Posted by Aquevia Davis on 22nd January 2015
Amber, "May the peace of God which passes all understanding, guard your heart and mind through Christ Jesus." My prayer for you and your family is for the the Holy Spirit to comfort you and give your peace during your time of loss. Earth has no sorry that Heaven can't heal. May your father rest with Jesus. Aquevia "Q" Davis/GEMA
Posted by Rick Ransom on 22nd January 2015
Amber, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Your father is much better place now and finally at rest. Enjoy all the good memories of your father.
Posted by Alfred Dowden on 22nd January 2015
I am so sorry to hear that my brother has gone on to glory. It has been a long trip for him and his family. I worked and played with Odis for many years. They honored me by naming me one of the God Fathers for his daughter, Amber. It has been a pleasure to be considered in that way. Odis left a legacy also in his work with the veterans of foreign wars organizations. We will miss you brother Ward. RIP, my brother. We will miss you. All the best to your family.
Posted by Judy Gourley on 22nd January 2015
My deepest sympathy to you and your family for the loss of your father. Judy Gourley/GEMA
Posted by Wallace RFeid on 22nd January 2015
Amber, It is my prayer, that God our Father, who is in heaven, will comfort you and help you find peace, in such a difficult time as this. Wallace Reid /// **** GEMA
Posted by Mary Clay on 22nd January 2015
My condolences to the family. You are in my prayers.
Posted by D'Arcy Burgess on 21st January 2015
Sending my sincerest condolences to my good friend and former coworker, Amber, and your family. You always spoke so lovingly about your dad and sometimes I felt like I knew him myself. I know you are thankful for all the great memories. I give thanks that we have a Creator who comforts our hearts during times like these. God bless you.
Posted by Thomas Donley on 21st January 2015
The very first time we met I must admit that I was more than nervous. I had no idea what to expect, I didn't know wether or not you were going to approve of me or not. But you did, and not only did you approve of me you showed me nothing but love and respect. I remember the first time we rode in your Lincoln as Amber drove us around. That was the first time in my life that I had stepped foot in an Elks lodge "thanks to you*. I just remember the amount of respect that your fellow brothers showed you as soon as that door swung open and you walked in. And within the first 30 seconds of being in the lodge u had everyone around laughing. Another one of my favorite memories of you is when you let your grandson Khaliel, a.k.a. (Bud) play outside in the rain when you visited us in Atlanta. Dad we didn't spend as much time together as I would have liked us to, but I enjoyed every moment that I was able to be in the presence of a man of your class. You have traveled a long journey and did your duties that the Lord had for you to do here on earth and now the Lord has called you home to be at peace. You will forever be missed. You are loved and respected by many. Love you Dad. From Tom.

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