https://heraldcourier.com/obituaries/ward-toni-lee/article_47f45a56-b5e6-5247-b6e2-d9447b485a04.html Toni Lee Ward, age 71, of Bristol, Tenn., passed away on Monday, March 11, 2019, at her home. She was born on January 29, 1948, to the late Herman L. and Betty Sink Wheeler. Toni graduated from Virginia High School, VI College and Eastern Kentucky University. She taught in Bristol, Va. schools for many years. She was an active member of Bristol Amateur Radio Club. She was a member of Reynolds Memorial United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband of 21 years, Roy Lonnie Ward; sister, Vickie Warden and husband, John; brothers, Kevin W. Wheeler and wife, Diane, and Jan A. Wheeler and wife, Lisa; aunt, Eunice Wheeler; uncle, Lewis Dean Sink; sister-in-law, Linda Combs and husband, Gary; brother-in-law, Rex Ward.; several nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews; and special great-nephew, Owen Blackstock. At Toni's request there will be no formal visitation or funeral service Condolences may be sent to the family at akardfuneralhome.com. Akard Funeral Home, 1912 West State St., Bristol, Tenn., (423) 989-4800 is serving the family of Mrs. Ward.