WARE Samuel, 79, husband of Carolyn Collier Ware, died peacefully on October 18 surrounded by his family. Born on April 12, 1937, he was the son of the late Lewis and Mary Louise Ware. He graduated from Christ School in Asheville, NC and Transylvania University where he was a member of Kappa Alpha Order, Lampas and president of the Interfraternity Council in his sophomore year. He worked for Ashland, Inc. for more than thirty years. He was one of the good guys, a true southern gentleman who never met a stranger. In addition to his wife of 55 years, he is survived by his children, Susan Ware, Mary Blanton Ware and Stephen Ware and his granddogs Jessie and Maggie, all of Lexington. Services will be at 2:30 on Saturday, October 22 at Christ Church Cathedral, 166 Market Street, Lexington with Interment and Reception to follow at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial gifts be made to Transylvania University (300 North Broadway, Lexington, KY), Christ School (500 Christ School Road, Arden, NC 28704), Hospice of the Bluegrass (2312 Alexandria Drive, Lexington, KY 40504) or Christ Church Cathedral (166 Market St., Lexington, KY 40507).
Source: Lexington Herald-Leader (KY) – Thursday, October 20, 2016