His funeral was held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Lakewood Memorial Funeral Home in Brandon. Burial followed at Lakewood Memorial Cemetery.
Mr. Ware, a former Clarksdale resident who retired from Coahoma Electric Power Association in 1989, was born Feb. 16, 1927, in Sebastapol. He was an Army veteran of World War II and was a member of Walker Hill Baptist Church in Brandon. He was a member of the Civitan Club.
Survivors include his wife, Lucille Ware of Brandon; two sons, Gary Ware of Columbia, Tenn., and Larry Ware of Birmingham, Ala.; and a daughter, Cindy Robertson of Brandon.