Irene Anderson Ward, age 89 of Mineral Bluff, GA, the late wife of Henry Tyrous Ward, died December 23, 2008. Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM Saturday December 27, 2008 at Bill Head Funeral Home Duluth Chapel, with Mr. Buster Stapp officiating. Interment 2:30 PM at Farmer's Family Cemetery, Mineral Bluff, GA. Mrs. Anderson, a native of Mineral Bluff was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church of Lilburn. She is survived by her daughter, Ann Boggs of Duluth, sons and daughters-in-law, Tyrous J. and Harriett Ward of Cumming, Jerry B. and Jean Ward of Alpharetta, grandchildren, Mark Ward, Kerry Ward, Phebe Hendrix and Lauren Whittemore, 11 great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Easter Seals North Georgia 1200 Lake Hearn Dr, Suite 250, Atlanta, GA 30319. The family will receive friends Friday 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535.