Lulu May Ward, 98, of rural Piedmont passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017, at her residence. Visitation will be held Wednesday, July 5, 2017, from 9:00-10:00 a.m, at Ruegg Funeral Home, Piedmont. Services will follow at 10:00 a.m. at the chapel. Burial will follow at Ward Family Cemetery near Clubb. Online condolences can be made at www.rueggfuneralhomes.com.