Bobby Gene Ward the son of Homer and MInnie (Burchette) Ward was born April 11, 1942 in Skiatook, Oklahoma and departed this life on November 12, 2019 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma at the age of 77 years, 7 months and 1 day.
Bobby enjoyed life and loved his family. He was an outdoorsman who loved hunting and fishing or just driving around the countryside looking at the beauty of God's creation. His family was dear to him, and he enjoyed spending time with his grandsons. He loved horses, and he enjoyed raising them, training them and riding them. Bobby was one of a kind, and he will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by his parents Homer Ward and Minnie White; and his siblings Inez Maddening, Frank Ward, Mickey Ward, Kenneth Ward, Elmer Ward and Jim Ward.
He is survived by a loving family which includes his wife of over 55 years Linda K. Ward of the home; his son Bobby Dean Ward and wife Kristy of Tahlequah; and his grandsons Tanner Sallee of Muskogee and Weston Ward of Tahlequah. Several nieces, nephews, friends and other relatives also survive him.