She was 89. Mrs. Ware was a member of South Pittsburg Church of God. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alf Ware; and sister, Rosie Holt.
Survivors include her sons, Alf Ware Jr., Tallahasee, Fla., Fred Ware, Chattanooga, Glen Ware, South Pittsburg, and Kenneth Ware, Carrollton, Ga.; daughters, Mildred Troxell Pierce, Jasper, Tenn., and Ruby Myers, South Pittsburg; sister, Mamie Loftis, Etowah, Tenn.; 14 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be today at 2 p.m. CDT at Rogers Funeral Home in South Pittsburg with the Rev. Charles Oaks and the Rev. Glenn Thomas officiating.
Burial will be in Cumberland View Cemetery in Kimball, Tenn.