DENTON, Texas – Lisa Jean Ward Gillum, 53, passed away Friday, Jan. 3, 2014. She was born March 24, 1960, in Bangor, to John H. Ward and Betty E. Swift Ward. She married Craig Gillum on June 10, 2013, in Denton, Texas, at the Little Chapel in the Woods.
Lisa is survived by her husband, Craig; daughters, Heidi Adams and husband, Brandon, Malory King, Michelle King and husband, Jerry Cooper, and Rachel King; sons, Steven King and David King; mother, Betty E. Ward; sisters, Carrie Merrill and Shelia Nowak; brothers, Randall Ward, John Ward Jr., and Terry Swift; seven grandchildren, Madison King, Travis Cooper, Caleb Adams, Natalie King, Steven King III, Ashlynn King, and Dayton King; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her father.
A memorial service will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, in the Chapel of DeBerry Funeral Directors, Denton, Texas.