Alma Ware, 87, of Philpot died Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2005, at her home. She was born in Ohio County and was a member of Dawson Baptist Church. She retired from Owensboro-Daviess County Hospital. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Lois M. Ware, on Aug. 9, 1937. She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Bethel C. Ware; two daughters, Alice Boren of Sunrise, Fla., and Glenda Askins of Philpot; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Cecil Funeral Home in Whitesville. Burial will be in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday and after 8 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Hospice and Palliative Care of the Ohio Valley Inc., 723 Harvard Drive, Owensboro, KY 42301.
Source: Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer (KY) – Thursday, October 20, 2005