Margaret Ann Ward, 72, of Kingsland passed away Thursday, March 15, 2018, at her residence.
Born March 9, 1946, in New York, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Emma Ward. She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Sandra Karabec.
Mrs. Ward had been a resident of Camden County for the past 22 years. She had been employed with Leslie and Elliott Construction as a project manager, retiring with 10 years of service. She loved reading, fishing and art painting.
A celebration of Mrs. Ward’s life will be held in June on Cumberland Island. The date will be announced later.
Survivors include her children, Lynda Rice of Jacksonville, Fla., Serena A. Rice-Karpel (Kyle) of Kingsland and Jenifer Bates (Anthony) of Bradenton, Fla.; brothers, Thomas Ward and Shaun Dunn; grandchildren, Leclee Bright, Shane Karabec, Emily Karpel, Mary Jane Karpel, Elizabeth Karpel, Rebecca Bates, Christopher Bates and Ashley Bates; and a great-granddaughter, Olivia Laurendine.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.