Bobby “Rooster” Ward

March 14, 1958 - July 11, 2015
Bobby “Rooster” Ward


Bobby “Rooster” Ward, age 57 passed away Saturday, July 11, 2015.

Bobby was born in Wilmington on March 14, 1958 the son of Woodrow “Pee Wee” Mallard and Thelma B. Norris.

Bobby was a Millwright and worked and traveled all over the country and the world where ever the job took him. He loved his family very much and had much pleasure visiting and being with all of them.

Bobby is survived by his daughters, Amanda Beavers (Chris) and Kelyn Marion (Rick); grandchildren, Journey, Elijah, Boston, Cadence, Emil, and Luci. Three sisters, Delores King (Ray), Trisha Collins (Clint),and Carolyn Vera (Frank); brothers, John Mallard (Carolyn) and Charlie Ward (Debbie); aunt, Sylvia Ryan and uncle Walter J. Biggs; many cousins, nieces and nephews.

A gathering of family and friends to celebrate the life of Bobby will be 5 pm Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at Cardinal Band and Billiards, 5216 Carolina Beach Rd., Wilmington, NC 28412.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1414 Physicians Dr., Wilmington, NC 28401.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099


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