January 5, 2001 - June 11, 2018
James M. Ward, beloved son of Rachel and Norris Carpenter, dear brother of Jacob Ward, Jedidiah Carpenter, Julius Carpenter, Natashia Thomas and the late Sedric Ward, step-brother of Amanda Pridgett, Angela Pridgett and Ashley Pridgett, cherished grandson of Jim and the late Esther Hutchinson, Anne and Richard Wade and Richard Carpenter, nephew of Tracey (Jeff) Carroll, Becky Neal, Doug (Becky) Neal, Matt (Kem) Hutchinson, Richard Carpenter and Pete Carpenter, also survived by many loving cousins and friends. Family will receive friends at Evans Funeral Home, 1944 State Route 28, Goshen, on Friday, June 15th from 10 AM until time of funeral services beginning at 12 noon. Burial will follow at Goshen Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Evans Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.