Brandon Jeremy Ward, age 41, a resident of De Queen, Arkansas, died Friday, August 5, 2022 at CHI St. Vincent Hospital in Hot Springs, Arkansas.

Mr. Ward was born February 26, 1981, in Purcell, Oklahoma. He was of Baptist faith. Brandon was an avid sports fan and attended Murray State College in Tishomingo, Oklahoma on a baseball scholarship. Friends and family could always count on Brandon for good-natured teasing about their favorite teams, and he never lost faith in his Hogs or Cowboys.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Krista Denise Lambert Ward.

Brandon is survived by his beloved daughter, Bailey Ward of De Queen; his father, Bill Ward of De Queen; one sister, Kandice Ward of De Queen; one niece, Payzlee Ward; two uncles, Bob Ward and wife, Angelina of De Queen, and Terry Ward and wife, Pam of Mena; one special aunt, Debi Lee of De Queen; and many lifelong friends and relatives.

Memorial services for Mr. Ward will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 13, 2022 in the Wilkerson Funeral Home Chapel in De Queen, with Micah Martin officiating.

Cremation arrangements by Wilkerson Funeral Home.

Family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, August 12, 2022 at the funeral home.

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