He was born April 7, 1946 in Panama City. Jesse graduated from Bay High School and retired from Gulf Coast Community College as Print Shop Manager. Jesse loved God and had a strong faith in God. He enjoyed fishing, traveling, building model cars and airplanes, camping and going to concerts. He also enjoyed cooking for his family and friends.
Jesse was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Gladys Ware; step mother, Lucille Ware; and sister, Ginny Saunders.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Becky Ware; two children, Robert Ware (Brandy), Angela Brannan (Daniel); two step sons, John Andrew Dean, Gregory Dean (Heidi); four grandchildren who were the light of his life, Alexis Brannan, Charles Gregory Dean II, Charles Brannan, James Kelly Dean; two sisters, Sara Feazell, Connie Oliver; two step sisters, Sandra Crowson, Karen Starcher; step brother, Jack Gainer.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday in the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Clyde Ellison officiating. Those desiring may make memorial donations to the First Baptist Church of Panama City, P.O. Box 1200, Panama City, FL 32402 in memory of Jesse Ware. Mr. Ware’s video tribute may be viewed online at www.wilsonfuneralhome.net.