Fredrick “Fred” Ware, III, 24, of Ruleville, passed away on January 31, 2016. Visitation will be 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 2, 2016, at Ray Funeral Home. Celebration of Life services will immediately follow beginning at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 2, 2016, at Ray Funeral Home with Rev. Steve Livingston officiating. Interment will be in Lehrton Cemetery.
Fred was born on June 20, 1991, to Tracy Renee Hanna Ware and Fredrick Ware, Jr. He worked as an automotive mechanic and was a certified diesel mechanic. He loved hunting, fishing, working with his hands, and being with friends. He could often be found playing with his sons, teasing his dad, and eating with his family.
He is preceded in death by his grandfather, Fredrick Ware; great-grandparents Fred and Ella Ware, Jessie and Catherine Grammer, and Joseph Holcomb.
Fred is survived by his parents, Fredrick Ware, Jr. and Tracy Renee Hanna Ware of Cleveland; fiancé, Ariel Smith of Ruleville; children, Tyler Perrigin and River Ware both of Ruleville; sister, Courtney Ware of Cleveland; aunt, Tanya Cole (Bryan) of Cleveland; cousins, Candace and Tyler Hays, Christy Horton, and Haley Horton all of Cleveland; grandparents, Alice Hanna of Cleveland, Jimmy Hanna of Charleston, and Betty Jo an Bubba Mallette of Cleveland; and great-grandmother, Eloise Holcomb of Shaw.
Pallbearers will be Hunter Morrison, Tyler Hays, Ryan Moon, Dylan Lofton, Guy Stewart, Zac Tollison, Corey Lott, and Thomas Lyons.