Private family services for Marcus E. (Marc) Ward age 57 of Ruston, LA., will be held on Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 3:00 P.M. at Kilpatrick Funeral Home-Ruston. Rev. Luther Burney will be officiating and special music will be provided by Chris Burney. Visitation will be Thursday, August 6, 2020 from 2:30 to 3:00 P.M. at Kilpatrick Funeral Home-Ruston. Interment will be at Riser Cemetery following services.
Marc had many interests including treasure hunting, scuba diving, and motorcycle riding. His accomplishments included a degree from Vo-Tech in automotive training, a degree from Louisiana Tech University in Professional Aviation, and Marc received his Masters Degree as a licensed professional counselor. Marc was a dear son, brother and friend.
Marc was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church in Farmerville and also a member of BACA – Bikers Against Child Abuse.
Those left to cherish his memories are his parents: Dr. Connie Ward and Betty Ward. Sisters are Janita Maxwell (James), and Angela Mitchell (Ricky). Two nieces: Casey Laird (Alex), Molly Mitchell, Beloved companion Dwanna Ward and her daughter Caitlin Schmidt; as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, and extended family.
Pallbearers are Chris Burney, Mike Burney, Perry Burney and Ricky Mitchell. Honorary Pallbearers are James Maxwell and Steve Wirth.
As a precaution of current times, Marc’s services will be live streamed at 3:00 P.M. Simply go to the Marc’s obituary on Kilpatrick’s website and click on the “watch” icon. This icon will appear about 2:30 on Thursday.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com.