Nellie Greenwood Ward, age 79, of Urbanna, died Saturday, July 28, 2012.
She was the widow of John S. Greenwood, Everett A. Hudgins and Capt. Melvin Ward Sr.
Nellie was owner and operator of Greenwood Printing for over 25 years. She was a member of Urbanna United Methodist Church and was predeceased by a sister, Olivia W. Gilbert and a brother, Harold Lee Wilson.
Survived by a daughter, Wanda G. Hollberg (Steven S.) and a son, John E. Greenwood (Nancy), both of Urbanna; sisters, Martha Dunlevy and Lena Wilson; a brother, Bryant Wilson; grandchildren, Crystle Williams (Nathan), Nicholas Greenwood, Ellery Hollberg and great-grandchildren, Cole, Austin, Owen and Layla; a step-son, John Melvin Ward (Lou Ann); step-daughter, Linda Fears (Joe), three step-grandchildren and five step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Monday, July 30, 2012 in Urbanna United Methodist Church. Interment followed in Middlesex Memorial Cemetery, Urbanna. The family received friends from 5-7 p.m. Sunday, July 29 at Bristow-Faulkner Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Saluda.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 71 or Central Middlesex Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 790, both in Urbanna, Va. 23175.