David Paul Ward

November 28, 1935April 14, 2018

David Paul Ward, 82 was born in Texarkana, Arkansas on November 28, 1935 to Pauline Parker and Hershel Ward. He married the love of his life Joyce Eldon on December 29, 1959. David was the President of Continental NH3 products. He designed and developed state of the art products for the Agriculture Industry for 60 years. David is survived by his loving wife: Joyce K. Ward sons; Davin, Lincoln, Jason, Judd and Stacey his beloved grandchildren; Audrey, John, Noah, Cole, Mikah, Quinn, Aaron and Casey, sisters; Marion, Mirnie and brother; Phillip. David will be missed by everyone that knew and loved him.


  • Phillip Ward, Active Pallbearer
  • Davin Ward, Active Pallbearer
  • Lincoln Ward, Active Pallbearer
  • Jason Stretcher, Active Pallbearer
  • Judd Stretcher, Active Pallbearer
  • Martin Rejeck, Active Pallbearer
  • Noah Ward, Active Pallbearer
  • Cole Stretcher, Active Pallbearer


  • Funeral Service Wednesday, April 18, 2018
  • Committal Service Wednesday, April 18, 2018
  • Reception Wednesday, April 18, 2018

David Paul Ward

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David Lynn Rice

April 24, 2018

Another member of AHS Class of 1954 has left us. We are so proud of David and his accomplishments but will always remember him as a classmate and friend. Our ranks are thinning a bit but old Razorbacks in Heaven await his arrival. Prayers and condolences to the family.

Steve Ogle

April 17, 2018

I have known David for a very long time. He was a great man of integrity and innovation. He helped grow Continental NH3 Products to the company it is today. All of us here at Heartland Ag are sorry for his loss and our thoughts and prayers go out to his family.

Steve Ogle
Heartland Ag
Sales Manager
Parts & Short Line Equipment
Ames, IA.

Thomas Grady

April 17, 2018

On behalf of everyone at Fertilizer Dealer Supply I would like to commend Mr. Ward on building a great company filled with high integrity people and well designed products. Continental NH3 Products has been a great business partner for many, many years and we appreciate Mr. Ward's commitment to our industry.

Thank you, Mr. Ward.

Tom Grady
Fertilizer Dealer Supply, Inc.