Betty Ward, age 61, of Somerset, passed from this life on Sunday, August 27, 2017 at the Hospice of Lake Cumberland, Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset.

She was born May, 28, 1956 in War, West Virginia daughter to the late Mae Witt. She was of the Pentecostal Faith and attended Acorn Church of God. Ms. Ward loved spending time with her family and watching television. She was employed at Oak Wood Nursing Home in Somerset, where she provided patient care for many years. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

Besides her mother, Mae Witt, Betty is preceded in death by her brother; Carl Witt.

Ms. Ward is survived by her sons; Willie Ward, Nathan Lee (Jessica Ridner) Ward, and Scott (Charlotte) Ward, all of Somerset, brothers; James and Billy Witt, sister; Betty Mae Witt, grandchildren; Ben, Katlyn, Jacob, Nathaniel, Brayden, Sierra, MaKayla, and Madison, and a host of other friends and relatives.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Ms. Betty Ward.