Ward N. Tweedy

Ward N. Tweedy
Ward Norris Tweedy was born Aug. 12, 1934 in Salina, Kan., to Rhoda Opal Lois (Ward) and Eugene Norris Tweedy. He passed away peacefully on Aug. 16, 2017, at Citizens Memorial Hospital in Bolivar, Mo., after a brief illness, surrounded by family.
Ward married Patricia Ann Overturf Sept. 8, 1957 in Long Beach, Calif.
He had a wide range of abilities from mechanical and construction skills to landscape paintings, but his greatest passion was his family. His family and friends will miss his antics, stories and ability to keep things lighthearted.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife, Pat; his three sons, Kevin and wife, Robyn, Craig and wife, Janet, and Kerrick and wife, Connie; grandchildren, Brent, Laura and husband, Joel, Kurt, Katlyn and husband, Jordan, Kyla, and Kyle; great-grandchildren, Titus, Esther, Baylor, and Timothy; and a sister, Mavoyne Clemens.
Visitation was held Saturday, Aug. 19, from 2-4 p.m. at First Baptist Church, in Bolivar, Mo.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Building Fund at First Baptist Church, 316 N. Main St., Bolivar, Mo.