Mrs. Rita Ward, 60, of Belleville, IL departed this life on July 29, 2023, in O’Fallon, IL.
Visitation service was held from 10:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 8, 2023, at Teat
Chapel, 10419 Lincoln Trail, Fairview Heights, IL 62208. Service followed at 11:00 a.m.
She leaves to cherish her memories her son Keenan Jackson of Swansea, IL; Daughter Andrea
(Jeremy) Mitchell of Ponchatoula, LA; Brother Todd Jackson of E. St. Louis, IL; Sisters Pamela
(Gaylen) Wilson of Pine Bluff, AR, and Nita Jackson of Belleville, IL; 8 Grandchildren; 1 Great
Grandchild and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other dear relatives, and friends.