CLEVELAND – Gladys White Ware, 74, retired owner-operator of Ware’s Bait Shop, died of heart failure Monday at Bolivar County Hospital. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Fletcher-Nowell Funeral Home with burial in Ruleville (Miss.) Cemetery. She was a member of First Church of the Nazarene. She had operated the store with her late husband for more than 50 years. Mrs. Ware, the widow of B. R. Ware, leaves a daughter, Betty Boyd of Cleveland; three sons, Paul David Ware and Johnny Ware, both of Cleveland, and Bobby Lee Ware of Ruleville; a sister, Rachel McKnight of Shreveport, La., eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Source: Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) — Tuesday, June 11, 1996