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Connie Johnson Ward, 82, of Beallsville, passed away peacefully at her home Saturday, July 23, 2022.

She was born Jan. 15, 1940, near Beallsville, a daughter of the late Arley and Beulah Bolon Johnson.

Connie was a member of the Beallsville First Christian Church and had proudly served as an active member of the Beallsville EMS for 32 years while also working as the billing clerk for the Monroe County Board of EMS.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Jim Johnson; a sister, Ruth Thompson; and an infant brother, John Paul Johnson.

Left to cherish her memory are her loving husband of 64 years, Bill Ward; three children, Pam (Dan) Stewart, Lisa (Larry) Burkhart, and John “Bubba” Ward; three granddaughters, Sasha (Mark) Lawson, Ciera (Luke) Morrison, and Taylor Stewart; six great-grandchildren, Hallie, Zoey, and Ziva Lawson and Aerilyn and Jackson Morrison, also a fifth great-granddaughter to be born in November; a brother, Steve (Teresa) Johnson; a sister-in-law, Sandy Johnson; several nephews and nieces, also many friends.

Visitation was held Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at the Wilson Funeral Home-Harper Chapel, Beallsville where funeral services were held Wednesday, July 27, 2022. Burial followed in Beallsville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers and keepsakes, memorial contributions may be made to Beallsville Rally for Life, c/o Kathy Rees, 41515 North Park Drive, Beallsville, OH 43716 or Cancer Gas Cards, Inc., c/o Shirley Brown, Keylor Hill Road, Woodsfield, OH 43793. Condolences may be offered at www. or