Frank James Ware
Funeral services for Frank James Ware will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, December 17, 2018 in the White Oaks Memorial Chapel with Reverend Mark Swinnea officiating. Committal service will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery under the direction of White Oaks Funeral Home, Oakdale.
Frank, 78, of Oberlin, entered eternal rest on Saturday, December 15, 2018 in Alexandria. He was born September 23, 1940 in Oakdale to the union of Alfred Ware, Sr. and Edna Mae Doyle Ware. He was a wood cutter and member of the Full Gospel Revival Center. Frank enjoyed working in his garden and selling his produce to the community. He was loving father, brother, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle, cousin, and friend.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Alfred and Edna Ware, Sr.; his loving wife of 58 years, Alice Joyce Ware; one daughter, Melissa Ann Ware; two brothers, Ben Roy Ware and Paul Ware.
Those left behind to cherish his memory are: three sons, James Carlton Ware (Mary) of Oberlin, Ray Preston Ware (Christiane) of Oakdale, and John Edward Ware of Eunice; two daughters, Anita Faye Willis of Oakdale and Laura Beth Ware of Sulphur; four brothers, Preyfus Ware of DeQuincy, Alfred Ware, Jr., Bobby Ware and Bruce Ware all of Oakdale; four sisters, Margie Nichols, Nettie Sue Ware, Linda McDaniel and Nelda Ware all of Oakdale; 20 grandchildren; 30 great grandchildren; 1 great grandchild on the way; and numerous nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Pallbearers to serve will be Brandon Ware, Josh Ware, Tommy Gean Willis, Jacob Rollins, Trey Johnson and Gregory Ware. Honorary pallbearers to serve will be Dason Celestine and Cole Lee Willis.
Visitation will be held at today, December 16, 2018 in the White Oaks Memorial Chapel from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m., then on Monday, December 17, 2018 from 8 a.m. until time of service at 2 p.m. in the chapel.