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Mr. Clifford C. Ware, age 98, of Rome, formerly of the Riverside Community, passed away Friday, October 24, 2014, in a local health care facility.
Mr. Ware was born in Floyd County, Georgia, on October 11, 1916, son of the late Clarence L. and Ida Elizabeth Shepard Ware. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Lorene Thomas, by a daughter, Karen E. Ware, by a grandson, Richard Timothy “Tim” Ware, Jr., and by a brother, Clyde S. Ware. Mr. Ware was employed with Celanese in Rome for over 25 years prior to closing. Following carpenter work for several years, he retired from Fairbanks in Rome after 14 years of employment. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving with the Army Combat Engineers during World War II. He was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include a son, Richard T. Ware, Sr., and his wife, Teresa, Rome; 2 grandchildren, Allison Breeden, Rome, and Olivia Black, and her husband, David, Centre, AL; 4 great grandchildren, Jeffrey Breeden, and his wife, Carla, Rome, Kayla Breeden, Rome, and Ashley Breeden, Rome, and Breanna Black, Centre, AL; 2 great-great grandchildren, Joshua and Branson Breeden, both of Rome; nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, October 25, 2014, at 3pm at the graveside in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Alfred Baker officiating. The American Legion Post #5 Honor Guard extended military honors.
Oaknoll Memorial Gardens Cemetery
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Record added: Oct 25, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 137744678
Agnes Ware died at her home June 16, 2010 after an extended illness. She was devotedly cared for by her children, especially her son Joseph who was always by her side. Agnes was born to the late Cornelius Joseph and Elizabeth Shearhouse Casey. She lived in Savannah her entire life and was a member of the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist throughout her childhood. She attended grade school at the Cathedral Day School and was the city all-star basketball champ in eighth grade. She graduated from Commercial High School in 1958. She then enjoyed jobs at Benton Brothers and Derst Bakery.
On September 14, 1963, she became the bride of Thomas W. Ware, Sr. and from that day forward, she was a devoted wife. She became a mother on August 10, 1964 and forever she will remain ‘mama’.
Agnes was a charter member of St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church and spent many countless hours volunteering for the church. She was also an avid volunteer for Sacred Heart School from 1969-1985. She started their physical education program in 1974. Agnes enjoyed tennis and bowling and spent many years bowling on St. Frances’ and St. James Women’s bowling league.
On April 3, 1997, Agnes was overjoyed to become a grandmother. This was her ‘niche’ and now and forever will remain ‘nanny’.
Agnes was preceded in death by her sisters Josephine C. Doll, Mary C. O’Loughlin, Patricia C. Brown, her brother, James J. Casey, and her in-laws John D. and Mary W. Ware, Dr. John D. Ware, Rev. Joseph F. Ware, Jerome W. Ware and Rosemary C. Ware.
Agnes is survived in death by her husband of 45 years, Thomas W. Ware, Sr., her daughter Rosemary W. Morris (Ben), and her sons Thomas W. Ware, Jr., Jerome W. Ware, and Joseph F. Ware and her precious grandchildren Catherine E. and Benjamin T. Morris. She is also survived by her sisters, Helen C. Sumowski, Theresa C. Wilkerson (Bob), Gloria C. Thomas, and her brother C. Joseph Casey, along with her brother-in-law Michael E. Ware (Elizabeth), and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. with a Rosary Service at 7:30 p.m., Friday, June 18, 2010 at Fox and Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 19, 2010 at St. Francis Cabrini Catholic Church with The Reverend Msgr. Frances Nelson officiating.
Burial will be in the Catholic Cemetery.
The family would like for Mrs. Ware’s nephews to serve as active pallbearers.
Fox and Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
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Created by: Candace Smith
Record added: Jan 14, 2016
Find A Grave Memorial# 157056426
Added by: Don Sharp
Mr. Steven Dewayne Ware, age 44 of Ranburne, Alabama passed away Tuesday, October 4, 2016.
Mr. Ware was born in Aberdeen, Mississippi on January 2, 1972, the son of Kathy Jean Shepherd Swanson and the late Pascal Earl Ware. He was a member of Vernon’s Chapel Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Tammy F. Ware; sons, James Ware of Ranburne, AL, Adam Ramey, Brad Ramey both of Anniston, AL; daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and Dale Herren of Anniston, AL; mother and stepfather, Kathy Jean Shepherd Swanson and Troy Wright of Hamilton, MS; grandchild, John Herren of Anniston, AL; brother, Anthony (Anna) Ware of Hinesville, GA; stepbrothers, Kevin (Bobby Jo) Swanson of Menlo, IA, Brian (Carla) Swanson of Winterset, IA; step sisters, Sindy (Bruce) Baker of Redfield, IA, Deannan Messemer of Redfield, IA; grandmother, Mirman Swanson of Adel, IA and mother-in-law, Rachel Faulkner of Carrollton. He was preceded in death by his father, Pascal Ware; dad, Dean Swanson and step brother-in-law, David Messemer.
Funeral service will be Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 2 p.m. from the chapel of Almon Funeral Home with Pastor Paul Cannon, Rev. J.W. Daniel and Jamie Daniel officiating.
Pallbearers will be Bruce Baker, Andy Smith, Doug Rice, Neil McCain, Daryl Hayes, Lee Markham, Joe Faulkner and Tim Murner. Honorary pallbearers will be the Carving Buddies.
Interment will be in Goldridge Baptist Church Cemetery in Graham, AL.
Almon Funeral Home of Carrollton has charge of arrangements.
Gold Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
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Created by: Don Sharp
Record added: Oct 05, 2016
Find A Grave Memorial# 170886134