Doris Jean Ward, 83, of Chaffee, formerly of Arnold, died Aug. 8, 2019, in St. Louis. Mrs. Ward was a secretary and a member of the Arnold Church of Christ. Born June 13, 1936, in Cape Girardeau, she was the daughter of the late Edna I. Robbins and James P. Jones.
She was preceded in death by her husband: James B. Ward Jr.
She is survived by a daughter: Kathy (Darren) Wisor of House Springs; a grandson: Brendan Wisor of House Springs; two brothers: James Jones and William Jones; and four sisters: Norma Evans, Glenda Good, Ann Isbell and Marilyn Hunt.
She was preceded in death by three brothers: Carol Jones, Earl Jones and Bobby Jones; and a sister: Wanda Ryan.
A memorial gathering will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at Kutis Funeral Home, 5255 Lemay Ferry Road, in south St. Louis County. A memorial service will begin at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16, at the funeral home, officiated by the Rev. Don Bahr. Burial will be in the National Cemetery at Jefferson Barracks. Memorials may be made to the Christian Academy of Greater St. Louis. Arrangements are under the direction of Kutis Funeral Home.