KOSCIUSKO – Gustia Ware, 93, of Thomastown, homemaker, died of heart failure Saturday at Humphreys County Memorial Hospital in Belzoni. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Wake Forest Cemetery in Thomastown. Jordan Funeral Home here has charge. She was a member of Thomastown Baptist Church. Mrs. Ware, the widow of John Henry Ware, leaves a daughter, Ann McClure of Belzoni; two sons, Lamar Ware of Pascagoula and Steve Ware of Thomastown; a sister, Bell Wilkerson of Canton, seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. The family requests that any memorials be made to Thomastown Baptist Church.
Source: Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) – Monday, June 7, 1999