Sarah Doris Riley Ard

November 25, 2018

Sarah Doris Riley Ard, resident of Pensacola, Florida, passed away on Friday, November 23, 2018, at the age of 89. She was born in Columbia, Mississippi on August 12, 1929, to the late William Nathan Riley and Lucille Spears Riley. Sarah was a member of Pensacola Baptist Temple for almost seventy years. She loved her family, her friends, cooking for all, and caring for the love of her life, Buck Ard.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Buck Ard; parents; daughter, Carol Ard Brown; and her 11 siblings.

Sarah is survived by her four children, Glenn (Carol) Ard, Nancy Ard, Douglas (Elaine), and Jimmy Wayne (Anita) Ard; six grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren; and two siblings, Nathan (Bert) Riley and Grace Rolfs.

Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at Pensacola Baptist Temple with Pastors Glen Anderson and Steve Bruce officiating.

Burial will follow in Pensacola Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Faith Chapel Funeral Home South.

Pallbearers will be Benji Clary, Will Clary, Zack Clary, Jody Elrod, William Bailey, and Bray Krause.

Faith Chapel Funeral Home South is entrusted with arrangements.


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