Gloria Anderson Ward, 88, of Hampton, Va., passed away Thursday, September 1, 2016.
A lifelong resident of Hampton, she retired from Fort Monroe working civil service in 1981, then later from the city of Newport News. She was a member of Hampton Baptist Church.
She is survived by one son and one cousin.
A graveside service will be conducted at 12:30 p.m. Sunday at Parklawn Memorial Park, Hampton.
The family wishes any memorial contributions to be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, Va. 23058.
Arrangements are by R. Hayden Smith Funeral Home in downtown Hampton, 757-723-3191, www.rhaydensmith.com.