Charles David Ward, 47, passed away unexpectedly on March 2, 2022.\n\nCharlie was born on July 15, 1974 in Lee County, NC to Darlene Griffin Pittman and Danny Ward. He is preceded in death by his grandfather, Carl Griffin. \n\nCharlie is survived by his wife, Ladonna Sherron Ward; children, Maranda Ward Tingey (Alex), Mariah Ward, Dustin Sherron (Cindy); grandchildren Scarlett and Hunter; parents, Darlene Griffin Pittman (Mikey) and Danny Ward (Joyce); step-parents, Bill Ryan (Toni); Crystal Ryan Callahan (Eric), nephew, Cole Ryan; niece, Lundon Callahan and many other family and friends.\n\nCharlie was a hard worker, a great husband, an awesome dad, and was genuinly loving and kind to those around him. He worked with the Department of Transportation for over 20 years. One of his favorite accomplisments was being named the Division 6, 2008 Equipment Championship Roadeo Backhoe Champion. Charlie will be missed by everyone. \n\n \n\nThere will be a funeral service for Charlie on Tuesday, March 8, 2022 at 2:00pm at New Hope Baptist Church, Spring Lake with burial following at Gourd Springs Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation for family and friends will be held on Monday, March 7, 2022 at Adcock Funeral Home and Crematory, Spring Lake.