Edward Allen Ward Sr., age 81 of Mt. Juliet passed away Feb. 10, 2017.
Mr. Ward was the owner of Columbia Camera, Inc. for 25 years. He enjoyed golfing and poker with his friends. He loved sports and travelling. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus in Maryland for many years. But, most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by parents, Edward & Loretta Ward.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Jeanda Ward; children, Jeanne van der Veen, Edward A. Ward, Jr. and his wife, Kimberly and Pam Woodside; brother, Peter Ward and his wife, Pat; and grandchildren, Ryan van der Veen, Kaylie Ward, Shannon Ward, Taylor Ward, Grace Woodside and Jack Woodside.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 192 Graylynn Drive, Nashville, TN 37214. Interment will follow the service at Middle TN State Veterans Cemetery at 1 pm with Roland Forand, Jim Morein, Peter Ward, Ryan van der Veen, Bob Saunders and Mel Laszewski serving as pallbearers.
Visitation with the family will be Tuesday, Feb. 14 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, (615) 758-5459, www.sellarsfuneralservices.com.