WARD, Jenny

1928 - 2006

As Jeanne Hilda Ward, she was born at Marylebone, London on 29 April 1928, daughter of Philip Ward (19 July 1905-2004), a general labourer, and his wife Vera Hilda Lane (4 May 1904-1983), who married at Hendon in 1927. In 1939, Jenny was living at 116 Clitterhouse Road, Hendon, Middlesex, with her parents and her sister Irene Elizabeth (13 May 1930-2001). An associate member of the Ipswich Art Club 1944-1945 and exhibited in 1944, three oils 'Cottage Roses', 'Somerset Landscape' and 'Flower Painting' and a pen drawing 'The Hill Farm' and was also a member of the Colchester Art Society. She married at Hendon, Middlesex in 1951, Henry B. Smith. Jenny died at Stevenage, Hertfordshire in 2006.