Funeral Services for Bobby G. Ward SR, age 72, of Benton, MS., passed away on October 10, 2020 at Durant Healthcare Nursing Home. Graveside services will be held Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 2:00 pm. Rev. Jesse Byrd will officiate. Visitation will be from 12 Noon until 1:30 pm at Stricklin King Funeral Home. Bobby G. Ward, SR is survived by his son; Bobby G. Ward III of Benton, daughter; Dixie Melinda Ellington of Conroe, Texas, 4 Grandchildren, 2 Great Grandchildren, 2 brothers; Thomas Ward of Yazoo City, Roy Ward of Tupelo, and sister; Claudine Harkins of Yazoo City. He was a member of Midway Baptist Church and Retired Farmer. Stricklin King Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.