Patricia A. Ward, 48, of Gainesville, MO, died Saturday, May 13, 2017. Services will be
Patricia Ann Ward was born, Monday, July 29, 1968 in Springfield, MO to Leonard and
Beverly (Newville) Schofield. She graduated from the Mansfield High School in 1986.
After school, Patty worked at various jobs. She worked in several nursing homes as a
CNA and retired due to illness.
Patti was very caring and had a big heart. She also had a great sense of humor and
loved to smile and joke around with her friends and family. She enjoyed being in the
outdoors camping and fishing. Most of all she was a loving Mother and Grandmother and
friend to all who knew her.
She is survived by one son, Adam Ward of Gainesville, MO; two brothers, Johnny
Schofield and wife, Alta of Thornfield, Randy Schofield and wife, Barbara of Thornfield;
two sisters, Terry Taber of Ava, MO, Janet Bean and husband, Kevin of Gainesville; one
grandchild, Tori Ward.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Leonard and Beverly Schofield.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home,
Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home
15945 U.S. Hwy 160
Forsyth, MO. 65653
"There is a Difference"
Patricia A. Ward
July 29, 1968 - May 13, 2017