James H. “Luddie” Ware, age 79, of Chicago, Ill., formerly of Columbus, Oh., passed away Thursday, February 24, 2000 after a brief illness. Preceded by parents Emery Moses and Ruth Jeanette Ware, wife Virginia (Grayson) Ware, son Jeffery Ware, 2 sisters and 5 brothers. Survived by 2 daughters, Judy (Gregg) Harris, Columbus, Oh., Renne Coleman of Chicago; son, Linnis (Bobbie) Howie of Chicago; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Corine (Tiny) Craver and Catherine Gordon of Columbus; brothers, Mozell (Flora) Ware, Marvin (Lois) Ware of Columbus. Funeral service Thursday, March 2, 2000 at Park Manor Church, 7000 S. King Dr., Chicago, Ill. Arrangements by CAGE FUNERAL HOME, 7651 S. Jeffery Blvd. 60649. The family may be contacted at 9633 Michigan, Chicago, Ill. 60828, 1-773-568-4552.
Source: Columbus Dispatch, The (OH) – Friday, February 4, 2000