Clarene Ward, age 81 of Mena, Arkansas, left us on, Thursday, February 15, 2018 to be with the Lord that she loved and served. She was born on Saturday, March 7, 1936 to William Ode and Oda Malinda Sanders Wiles in Posey Hollow, Arkansas
Clarene was a long time member of the Southside Church of God in Mena. She enjoyed spending time with her family, reading, going shopping with her friends and crocheting. Clarene was a loving sister, aunt and friend and will be missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Darrel Ward; her son, James Ward; her brother, Warren Wiles; two sisters, Eula Dean Wolfenbarger and Erma Jean Parker and one nephew, Larry Parker.
Clarene is survived by her brother and sister in law, Ralph and Betty Wiles of Mena; her sister, Cora Ann Bolton of Rockaway Beach, Missouri; several nieces and nephews, as well of four great nephews, Nicolas Cannon, Micah Cannon, Dustin Lunsford and David Wiles, whom she thought of as her grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral service will be Monday, February 19, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. at the Southside Church of God in Mena, Arkansas. Interment is to follow at the Pinecrest Memorial Park in Mena Visitation is Sunday, February 18, 2018 from 2-4 P.M .at Bowser Family
Funeral Home Chapel in Mena, Arkansas. Arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas.
Pallbearers will be Micah Cannon, Nicholas Cannon, Dustin Lunsford, Jonathan Lunsford, Ralph Wiles Jr., and Phil Wolfenbarger.