Scott Harold Ware Obituary, 2012

Scott Harold Ware

Scott passed away on September 7, 2012. He was born in Olympia WA, August 12, 1958. He lived with his parents on Long Lake and graduated from North Thurston High School in 1976. Scott worked most of his life in the heating and cooling business. Most recently he was working for Home Depot on the M.E.T. Team. Some of the things Scott enjoyed were hunting, fishing, golfing, anything outdoors, watching all sports and being with his family.

Scott was preceded in death by his father Clarence Ware and his brother Robert (Bobby) Ware. He is survived by his mother Verna Ware, sister Patti Hurn, 2 sons Dylan and Dakota Ware and nieces and nephews (Ryan Ware, Chris Hurn, Carrie (Hurn) Salnave, Hans Salnave, and Kyla and Kara Hurn)

His Family Loved Him and Will Miss Him Dearly.

A memorial service is scheduled for Friday Sept. 21, at 2 p.m. at Mills & Mills Funeral Funeral Home, Tumwater.
A potluck reception immediately to follow service.

Source: Provided by Danie Ware, her cousin and son of her great-uncle Clarence Ware.

Johnnie Ware Obituary, 2013

Johnnie Ware, 82, of 206 Kinkade Drive, widower of Joyce McMiller Ware, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, May 19, 2013 at his home. Born in Greenwood, he was the son of the late Millie Ann Ware. He was of the Baptist faith and was the last immediate survivor of his family. He leaves to cherish his memories, two sons, Rathell (Teresa) Ware of NY and John Kenneth (Trice) Ware of VA; four daughters, Bernadette (Jerry D. McGraw, Jr.) Ware of the home, Dionne Ware of Greenville, SC, Arlene Roca of East Stroudsburg, PA, and Josephine Ware of Brooklyn, NY; several grandchildren, one reared in the home, Domonique Rathell Ware; a number of great-grandchildren; and other friends and relatives to mourn his passing. Services are 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at the Chapel of Robinson & Son Mortuary, Inc., conducted by Rev. Joseph Caldwell. Burial will follow in OakBrook Memorial Park. The family is at the home. Online condolences may be sent to Arrangements are being handled by Robinson & Son Mortuary, Inc.

Source: Index-Journal, The (Greenwood, SC) – Monday, May 20, 2013

Marshall Thomas Ware Obituary, 2000

ABBEVILLE – Services for Marshall Thomas Ware, 73, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Abbeville First Baptist Church with burial in Little Mountain Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Visitation is 6-7:30 this evening at Harris Funeral Home.

Mr. Ware died Monday. Born in Abbeville Co., he was a son of the late Clyde D. and Carrie Blanchett Ware. He was a World War II Army veteran and a member of Abbeville First Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Betty Jean Shirrill Ware; daughter, Linda Dearie; son, George Ware; brothers, William Ware, George Ware, Cecil Ware; four grandsons; a great grandson; a step great grandson.

Source: State, The (Columbia, SC) – Tuesday, December 19, 2000

Mary Catherine Tomlinson Ware Obituary,

Mary Catherine Tomlinson Ware, 76, of Moncks Corner, widow of Bennie F. Ware, Sr., died Wednesday in a Moncks Corner nursing home. Her funeral service will be at 11 o’clock Saturday morning, at Calvary Baptist Church, directed by RUSSELL FUNERAL CHAPEL, Moncks Corner. Friends may call at Russell Funeral Chapel from 6 – 8 P.M. Friday evening. Mrs. Ware was born October 4, 1932, at White Springs, Florida, a daughter of Elmer and Mary Tomlinson. Mrs. Ware was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. Surviving are children, Bennie F. Ware, Jr., ant his wife, Sharen, of Ladson; Linda Mann and her husband, Wayne, of LaFayette, Ga.; Robert Donald Ware and his wife, Jackie, of Moncks Corner; Elmer Wayne Ware of Moncks Corner; nine grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church Building Fund, 1555 S. Live Oak Drive, Moncks Corner, S.C. 29461. A memorial message may be written to the family by visiting our web site at Visit our guestbook at

Source: Post and Courier, The (Charleston, SC) – Friday, January 30, 2009

Anne Ruth Ware Obituary, 2007

Anne Ruth Ware, 80, of Summerville, wife of Dr. Frank Alvin Ware, died Friday, June 15, 2007 at Trident Medical Center. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, June 19, 2007 at 11 o’clock at the First Baptist Church of Jedburg. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Friends may call at James A. Dyal Funeral Home, 303 South Main Street, Summerville from 6 until 8 o’clock Monday evening. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to: The First Baptist Church of Jedburg, Youth Fund, 121 Brewer Road, Summerville, SC 29483 Mrs. Ware was born June 12, 1927 in Renton, Washington, daughter of the late Ruth Jackson. She attended schools in Renton, Washington. She was a pastor’s wife for many years. She was a homemaker and a member of The First Baptist Church of Jedburg. Her favorite past time was spending time with her great grandson Sammy. Surviving in addition to her husband are, two daughters, Kathleen Francis (Gerald) of Annandale, Virginia, and Frances Ann Luttrell (Don) of Summerville; two sons, Dr. Robert Calvin Ware (Rita) of Bladon Springs, AL, and Donald Paul Ware of Stuart, Florida; 9 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. ARRANGEMENTS BY JAMES A. DYAL FUNERAL HOME, 303 SOUTH MAIN STREET, SUMMERVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA 29483. Visit our guestbook at

Source: Post and Courier, The (Charleston, SC) – Sunday, June 17, 2007

Sr. Master Sgt. Earl T. Ware Sr. Obituary, 2013

Funeral service for Senior Master Sgt. Earl T. Ware Sr. (Ret.) will be held Sunday 3:00 p.m. (viewing 2:00 p.m.) at Green Hill Baptist Church. Interment with full military honors will follow in the church’s cemetery. Visitation will be held this evening, beginning at 6:00, at Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel.

Earl was born December 21, 1948, in Fort Benning, GA. He was the son of the late Sgt. Fill (Ret.) and Johnnie Mae Mitchell Ware. He went home to be with the Lord October 23, 2013. At an early age, he joined Bethel Baptist Church, Roxbury, MA. After settling in Pontiac, he became a member of Green Hill Baptist Church with his wife and family. Earl was a servant of Green Hill in many capacities. He was a trustee, treasurer, and chairman of the Pastor Search Committee. He was also an Adult Sunday School teacher and very active with many other church activities.

Earl was educated in Germany in his primary years and graduated from Dorchester High School in Boston, MA, in 1966. He enlisted in the United States Air Force August 28, 1966, and after 26 years of dedicated service, he retired September 1, 1992. He was first sergeant fireman and fire chief. After his tour of service, he and his family settled in Pontiac, SC.

In 1993, Earl joined the Columbia High School Staff and started the JROTC program. He stayed at Columbia High School for 19 years and was loyally committed to his students. Earl was a member of the SCHSL under the South Carolina Basketball Officials Association (SCBOA). For almost 20 years, Earl also coordinated the officials of the North Trenholm Basketball Association as well as the Richland County Recreation Commission. He enjoyed hanging out at the sauna with his buddies.

He leaves to mourn, his devoted wife of 40 years, Evelyn Gibbs Ware; sons, Thomas Ware and Earl Ware Jr.; daughters, Peppers (Gaines) McBeth and April Ware; grandchildren, Tyler, Kyla and Collins McBeth; brother, Clarence Ware; sisters, Rose Powell and Mazzarine (George) Garner; a host of other loving relatives and

Source: State, The (Columbia, SC) – Saturday, October 26, 2013

Sarah Diane Ware Obituary, 2008

Sarah Diane Ware of Whitmire died at her home Friday, Nov. 21, 2008.

A daughter of the late A. B. Ware Sr. and Annie Mae (Lola) Ware, Ms. Ware was a member of Cedar Grove A.M.E. Church.

Surviving are her devoted friend, O’Dell Vanlue of Whitmire; three sisters, Mary Lugenia (Jeannie) Hair of Newberry, Carrie Rebecca Ware of Spartanburg, and Rita Louise Booker of Whitmire; three brothers, Earl A. B. Ware Jr. (Pastor Geneva Ware) of Whitmire, Thadeus Agnew of Newberry and Willie Cannon (Veronica) of Thomasville, N. C.; four godchildren; two aunts, Agnes and Sarah Louis Rice, of Whitmire; a special niece, Sonya Denice Leake (Johnnie) of Columbia; a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2008, at Cedar Grove A.M.E. Church in Whitmire.

Visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m. today, Monday, Nov. 24, 2008.

Hunter Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

Source: Union Daily Times, The (SC) – Monday, November 24, 2008

Eddie L. Ware Obituary, 2014

Eddie L. Ware, age 79, of Graniteville, S.C., loving husband for 42 years to June Brown Ware and son of the late James W. and Arluster Griffin Ware, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughters, Gloria (Robert) Kneece, Brenda Miskelly and Barbara (Bradford) Hankinson; sisters, Essie Curry, Mary (Roy) Holliman, Juanita W. Butler and Sarah Tate; brothers, James (Mary) Ware, Jr., Odell (Gloria) Ware and Prince A. Ware; 14 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. He was born in and has been a lifelong resident of Aiken County, S.C. He was a US Army Veteran. He was a member of Almond Branch Baptist Church in Aiken, S.C. He and his wife ran an auto upholstery shop for many years, working side by side with pride to serve their many customers. He was a people person and would do anything to help anybody. He was a loving husband, proud dad, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend to many. He shall be greatly missed by all whose lives he touched during the 79 years that God granted him on this earth; however, death cannot destroy precious memories, and he shall live on forever in the hearts of his friends and loved ones. He has faithfully finished his journey and is now at peace with his maker, the Lord Jesus Christ. A service, celebrating his life, will be held in the Chapel of Napier Funeral Home on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 1:00 PM with Rev. Heyward Horton officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. The interment will follow the service at Mt. Transfiguration Baptist Church, Inc. Cemetery in North Augusta, S.C. Napier Funeral Home, Inc., 315 Main St., Graniteville, S.C. 29829 is in charge of the funeral arrangements. You can visit the online guest register at

Source: Aiken Standard (SC) – Friday, November 21, 2014