Class of 1957
The Virginian-Pilot, (Norfolk, VA) July 3, 2000
Jerry Gene Ward, 61, of the 500 block of Rock Drive, died July 1, 2000 in Portsmouth.
He was a native of Micro, N.C. He was employed with Moran Towing as a dispatcher and had retired from the U.S. Coast Guard. Survivors include his wife, Gail G. Ward; a daughter, Barbara Fox and husband, Richard, of Chesapeake; and a grandson, Rane Fox.
A private family service will be held at a later time. Sturtevant Funeral Home, Portsmouth Boulevard Chapel, is in charge of arrangements. The family requests that memorials be made to your favorite charity.