Billy Metz Ward, 72, Lebanon, formerly of Gilman City, died Tuesday, March 26, 2002, at a Columbia hospital.
Funeral services and Masonic rites for Billy Ward were held Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Gilman City. Burial with military rites was by the Missouri Military Funeral Honors Program in Masonic Cemetery, Gilman City. Arrangements were by Roberson Funeral Home in Gilman City. Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners