Originally created 02/18/99

Mrs. Sarah Ard



GLOVERVILLE -- Mrs. Sarah Motes Ard, 78, died Wednesday, Feb. 17, 1999, at her residence.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, Telfair Street, Augusta, with the Rev. Allen Olive officiating. Burial will be in West View Cemetery, Augusta.

Mrs. Ard, a native of Richmond County, was a homemaker and a member of Second Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, William Motes, Aiken, and Bobby Gail Motes, Monroe, N.C.; two daughters, Carlene Simpson, Oakboro, N.C., and Laverne Donahue, Gloverville; and 11 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Larry Taylor, Gene Taylor, Mark Moates, Hugh Moates, Tony Moates, Jeff Ard, Buddy Ard and Tony Ard.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.