Carolyn Ward Vintson

Published 3:50 pm Friday, April 2, 2021

Mrs. Carolyn Ward Vintson, age 70, passed away on Sunday, March 28, 2021 at Baptist South Hospital in Montgomery.

Mrs. Vintson was a native of Monroe County, and a resident of Selma, since 1980. She graduated from Excel High School in 1968 and Troy University with a Bachelors Degree in Secondary Education.  While at Troy, she was a member of the band.  Her hobbies included playing tennis, history and genealogy.   She was a former teacher at Monroe Academy, Monroe County High School, Catherine Academy and South Butler Academy. Mrs. Vintson owned and operated Vintson Fast Tax, LLC in Selma and was an accountant.  She attended Covenant Presbyterian Church with her husband and grew up attending Oak Grove Assembly of God Church and Coleman Assembly of God Church.

Preceded in death by her father, Clifford Franklin Ward, Sr.

Survivors include: her husband of 41 years, Stoney Vintson, Sr.; her mother, Bernice Ward; one son, Stoney Vintson, Jr.; two grandchildren, Ian Vintson and Naomi Vintson; six siblings, Clifford “Buddy” Ward, Jr. and wife, Barbara, Patricia Harris and husband, Larry, Ricky Ward and wife, Lisa, Freddie Ward, Donnie Ward and wife, Susan, and Lanett Ward; and 15 nieces and nephews, Robin Ward Wright, Erika Ward Hardy, Luke Ward, Carrie Williams, Crystal Lester, Stacey Ward Wells, Ashley Smith, Richard “Bo” Ward, Jesse Ward, Mecom West, Brandy McMillian, Josh Ward, Carolyn Ward Galbraith, Nelson Stacey and Ashley Clenney.  Graveside services will be Monday, April 5, 2021 at 1 p.m. at Oak Grove Assembly Cemetery in Wildfork with Rev. Mitch Jordan officiating. Please share your condolences online by signing Mrs. Vintson’s guestbook at Please wear a face mask and practice social distancing while attending this service.