Celebrating the life of

Camille Ross Ward

Passed away on February 23, 2021

Camille Ross Ward

Camille Ross Ward, 80, passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at Candler Hospital.  She was born December 29, 1940 in Savannah.  She was a longtime resident of Tybee Island, where she worked at the YMCA, and the Kroger on Wilmington Island.  Mrs. Ward was a former member of Trinity United Methodist Church on Tybee, and attended the Islands Assembly of God on Whitemarsh Island.  She was a member of the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, Beta Kappa chapter, and was a 1958 graduate of Savannah High School. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Lee Ward, Sr., and her parents, Olan Stanford Ross and Camille Geer Ross.

Surviving are three sons, Thomas L. Ward, Jr. (Cheryl), Tony R. Ward (Kristi), and Ted B. Ward, five grandchildren, Ashlee Roble (Chase), Chelsea Posateri (Max), Lauren Attaway, Elizabeth Ward, and John Ross Ward, three great-grandchildren, Landon Attaway, Catherine Roble, and Nicholas Roble, as well as several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, February 28, 2021 at Fox & Weeks, Islands Chapel.

Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, March 1, 2021 at Fox & Weeks, Islands Chapel, with burial to follow in Hillcrest Abbey Memorial Park.

Remembrances may be made to EmployAbility, 7211 Seawright Drive, Savannah, GA 31406.



I'm so sorry for your loss. May God give you comfort and peace in this time of grief.

- Jimmy, Pembroke, Ga

Your mother was always kind to me. My sincerest condolences on your loss, Tommy.

- Julie, Sav, Ga

Prayers are with the family for peace and good memories.

- Judi and Chuck Bargeron , Tybee Island, Georgia

I am so sorry for your loss. Camille was the most genuine person you would ever want to meet. She never said an unkind word about anyone. I know she will be sadly missed by everyone who knew her. God Bless you and may you have comfort and peace at this time.

- Barbara Mizelle Price, Savannah, Ga

A candle has been lit!

Our thoughts and prayers are with you

- Zane and Kandi, Savannah, Ga

Camille was an incredible wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a beautiful pure soul with a patience of a saint. She has a special place in everyone’s heart. My heartfelt condolences and prayers for all her family and her loving, beautiful, patient soul to Rest In Peace. She will truly be missed by all. Prayers for peace and comfort to all her family and dear friends.

- Lori Ryan, Clyo, Georgia

Thoughts and prayers for your family. Camille was a very sweet lady.

- Mallie and Diane Clark , Tybee Island , GA

Camille is such a lovely person and I am so happy to have had a chance to know her. I am sending you all continued love and support in this difficult season.

- Laura Brown, Albuquerque , NM

So sorry for your loss. Camille was a good and strong woman. I hope your memories will bring you peace.

- Cheryl Barker, Savannah , GA

Truly sorry for your loss..Camille was one of the sweetest ladies I've ever had the pleasure to know..prayers for the family to find peace at this time..

- Kevin and Melinda Murphy, Ellabell, Ga

I’m so sorry to hear about your loss. I loved your Mom . She was such a loving, giving lady and will be dearly missed. It was my honor to call her my friend from the moment I first met her. Sending prayers for comfort for all of you as you navigate life without her by your side - be assured she will always be with you in your hearts.

- Iris Sims, Black Creek , GA

We are praying for all of you in the loss of Camille. She was a great lady and a good friend when we moved to Tybee in 1997. My love and prayers to all of you.

- Becky and Chandler Kinsey, Tybee Island, GA

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this most difficult time.

- Bill and Barbara Schmitz, POOLER, GA

We are so sorry for your lost.. didn't know her well, but what I do know, she was kind and sweet as apple pie..Sending prayers and our Condolences to the family. Rest in peace Camille Ward.. You will be miss, but not forgotten..

- Michelle, Savannah , Georgia

I meet Camille through Connie. We became instant friends. It was like we'd known each other all of our lives. It was a joy traveling with her and making memories. She is one of most loving and caring people I've ever known. And she always will be remembered with love. She definitely will be missed by many. Prayers for the family.

- Carol Sue Simons , Statesboro, GA

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel