Harvey Bledsoe Ware, Obituary, 2003

 "Harvey Bledsoe Ware, 83, of Afton, (Nelson County), died 
Thursday, May 1, 2003, at the University of Virginia Medical 
Center in Charlottesville.
  Born Feb. 11, 1919, in Orange County, he was a son of the 
late James T. Ware and Rosa Kegley Ware.
  He was a World War II Navy veteran, a member of Nelson
 United Methodist Church and former Lab. Tech. With the 
American Cynamid Chemical Co., of Piney River, the James 
T. Davis Paint Co., of Lynchburg, and the National Lead Co.
A member of the Nelson County Lions Club and for several 
years was the local weather reported to WSET Television Station 
for the community of Lovingston, and he was an employee of 
Wells/Sheffield Funeral Chapel, Lovingston, for 12 years.
  He is survived by his wife, Mary Baker Ware, along with his
daughters, Beverly Martin and Faye Langran, both of Afton and 
Sandra Proctor of Staunton; seven grandchildren; three great-
grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
  A funeral service will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at the 
Nelson United Methodist Church with the Rev. James Hassmer 
and the Rev. Steve Proctor officiating, with interment in 
the Amherst Cemetery.
  The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today 
at the Funeral Home and suggest that memorials take the form 
of donations to the Building Fund of Nelson United Methodist 
Church or ones favorite charity. Military Rites will be accorded 
at the graveside by Withers/Hughes V.F.W. Post # 7701, of
Colleen.
  Wells/Sheffield Funeral Chapel, Lovingston, is in charge of 
arrangements."

Source: The Daily Progress, May 3, 2003
Contributor: Dennis Truslow <aquaair@erols.com>

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