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Fadolia Smith Ward

December 5, 1938 — January 27, 2022

Fadolia Aileen Smith Ward, 83, of Smithfield VA passed away on Thursday, January 27, 2022 at her residence.  She was the daughter of the late Raymond Smith and Mary Smith.  She is survived by husband of 67 years, James McCoy Ward; son Donald Ward (Debra); grandchildren, Nellie, Kimberly, Rachael, Preston, and James; great-grandchildren, Shawn, Katie, William, and Sara, and a sister, Shirley Fowler.  She was preceded in death by her daughters, Catherine Ward Matthews, and Sheron Ward Watkins, and son Larry James Ward.  Fadolia was a member of the Hampton Church of the Nazarene.   She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother who loved and adored her family. A graveside service will be held Wednesday February 2, 2022 11a.m. at Peninsula Memorial Park in Newport News, Virginia. Online condolences may be registered at

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