Regina L. Ware Obituary, 2014

Horn Lake – REGINA L. WARE, 40, died February 12, 2014. Visitation from 9 a.m. until service at 10 a.m., Monday, January 17 at Forest Hill East Funeral, with burial to follow. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Aubrey Anna Ware and mother, Linda Davis. She leaves two sons, Brandon Wayne Ware and Bradley Taylor Ware; father, Charles Watkins; sisters, Belinda Rogers and Shelly Matthews; brother, Jerry Davis, and one grandchild, Aubrey Ray Ware.

Forest Hill East Funeral Home


Source:  Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) — Friday, February 14, 2014

Robert Louis Ware Obituary, 2016


Robert Louis Ware, age 71, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Saturday, June 18, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Boston, MA, and retired manager with Frito Lay. He served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era.

He was preceded in death by his parents; Robert Louis Falcione, Sr. and Mary Irene Breen Ware.

He is survived by

Wife –
Gwynn Ware, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sister –
Susan Walker (Don), DeLand, FL

Nephew –
Brian Walker, DE

Cousin –
Art Link (Syndee), Ft. Myers, FL

Several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces-in-law and nephews-in-law also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 N. Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1:00 PM Wednesday, June 22, 2016, with Jimmy Nave officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.



Nora Jean Johnson Ware Obituary, 2014

Nora Jean Johnson Ware, 59, of Fulton, KY formerly of Paducah, passed away Monday, January 6, 2014, 7:30 a.m. at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.

Nora was a member of Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Fulton, TN where she taught Sunday school. She was a former member of Ninth Street Tabernacle Ministries and New Greater Love Missionary Baptist Church in Paducah, KY. Nora was a graduate of Lake County High School and received her Associate’s Degree from Paducah Community College and her Bachelor’s Degree from Murray State University in Fashion Merchandising. Nora was a seamstress by profession.

Nora was preceded in death by her Parents Herman Clark and Dorothy Williams and two sisters.

She is survived by her husband, David Louis Ware, Fulton KY, three sons, Virgil Darnell Ware, Martin, TN, David Louis Ware Jr. and Nicholas Jerrod Ware both of Fulton KY; one daughter Dara Louise Hagler Nashville, TN; 16 Grandchildren; Stepfather, Roy Williams, Tiptonville, TN; five sisters, Mable Thompson, Paducah Ky, Juanita Williams, Tiptonville, TN, Redina Hayslett, Union City, TN, Jacqueline Clark, Detroit MI, and Brenda Clark of Dyer, TN; eight brothers, Eric Tony William Johnson and Robert Williams, both of Tiptonville,TN, Donnie Johnson, Union City, TN, Terry Wayne Askew, Ridgely, TN, Freddie Clark ,James Clark, Curtis Clark, and Larry Joe Clark all of Detroit MI; Several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Saturday, January 11, 2014 at New Greater Love Missionary Baptist Church, 1249 North 12th Street, Paducah, KY with Reverend Jesse L. O. Webb, and Reverend Alvin Summers officiating. Burial will follow at Brooks Memorial Garden in Paducah, KY.

The family will receive visitors on Friday, January 10, 2014 at Oak Grove Baptist Church, 120 South Street, Martin, TN from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.


Source:  Pettus-Rowland Funeral Home Inc., on-line

Floyd Ware Obituary, 1991

FLOYD WARE, 80, of Pine Bluff, Ark., retired truck driver, died Thursday at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. Services will be at noon Wednesday at First Trinity Church of God in Christ in Pine Bluff, where he was a member, with burial in Bellwood Cemetery. Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff has charge. The widower of Essie Mae Smith Ware, he leaves local survivors including two sons, Michael A. Ware and Larry E. Ware, and four sisters, Mrs. Mary L. Davis, Mrs. Ida Parker, Mrs. Rebecca Crump and Mrs. Carrie Page, all of Memphis.
Source:  Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) — Tuesday, February 26, 1991

Mary Adeline Burks Ware Obitiary, 1992

COURTLAND – Mary Adeline Burks Ware, 69, died Friday at South Panola Community Hospital in Batesville. Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Dickins Funeral Home with burial in Chapel Hill Cemetery in Pope. Mrs. Ware, the wife of Bob Ware, also leaves five daughters, Katherine Brower of Sardis, Marelene Dailey of Atlanta, Marjorie Grant of Grenada, Betty Austin of Crowder and Judy Gregg of Batesville; four sons, E. V. Ware and Jimmie Dale ‘Bodean’ Ware, both of Batesville, Kenneth Ware of Nesbi t and Alton Ware of Grenada; two sisters, Annie Lee Gregg of Memphis and Ollie Mae May of Jackson; a brother, David Burks of Memphis, 20 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Source:  Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) — Saturday, January 4, 1992

Aubrey Anna Ware Obituary, 1992

AUBREY ANNA WARE, infant daughter of Kenneth and Regina Ware of Memphis, died Friday at Le Bonheur Children’s Medical Center. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Forest Hill Funeral Home East with burial in Forest Hill Cemetery East. She also leaves her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Ware and Mr. Charles W. Watkins, and her stepgrandfather, Winfred Davis, all of Memphis; her great-grandmothers, Lillie Mae Ware, Mary Jo Hughey and Deen Parkins, all of Memphis, and Frances Hamilton of Paris, Tenn., and a great- great-grandmother, Allie Wilson of Camden, Tenn.
Source:  Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) — Sunday, May 24, 1992

Walter Thomas Ware Obituary, 1993

WALTER THOMAS WARE, 84, of Memphis, retired truck driver for Builders Transportation, died Wednesday at Hillhaven Nursing Home in Germantown. Services will be at noon today at Forest Hill Funeral Home Midtown with burial in Forest Hill Cemetery Midtown. He was a member of Knight Arnold Church of Christ. Mr. Ware, the widower of Florence E. Ware, leaves two daughters, Chris Holbrook of Southaven and Etta McNutt of Hickory Flat, Miss.; two sons, Bobby Ware of Glen Carbon, Ill., and Sam Ware of Olive Branch, Miss.; a sister, Ida Seato of Memphis, 12 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. The family requests that any memorials be sent to Memphis School of Preaching, in care of Knight Arnold Church of Christ or to Mid-South Lions Sight & Hearing, in care of Methodist Hospital.
Source:  Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) — Friday, April 30, 1993

Mary Eloise Ware McDonald Obituary, 1997

HOLLANDALE – Mary Eloise Ware McDonald, 74, homemaker, died of heart failure Friday at Manhatten Health Care Center in Jackson. Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Hollandale Baptist Church, where she was a member, with burial in Hollandale Cemetery. Boone Funeral Home in Leland has charge. She had attended North Carrollton High School. Mrs. McDonald, the widow of Carl McDonald, leaves two sons, Arlen L. McDonald and Billy W. McDonald, both of Jackson; a sister, Jessie Mae Boykin of Vicksburg; three brothers, Clifton Ware and Howard Ware, both of Leland, and John Ware of Spiro, Okla., and two grandchildren.
Source:  Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) — Sunday, March 16, 1997

Edgar DeWitt Ware Jr. Obituary, 1997

EDGAR DeWITT WARE JR., 79, of Memphis, retired self-employed business owner, died of cancer Wednesday at Saint Francis Hospital. He was a World War II Army veteran, a Baptist, and attended Sunflower Junior College and Southern School of Commerce in Florida. Mr. Ware, the husband of Ruby Hopwood Ware, also leaves a son, John W. Ware, and a sister, Hortense W. Carleton, both of Memphis; a brother, Albert W. Ware of Foley, Ala., and two grandchildren. The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, any memorials be sent to the American Cancer Society or the charity of the donor’s choice.
Source: Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) — Thursday, November 13, 1997

Belle Burnett Ware Obituary, 2000

SOUTH PITTSBURG — Belle Burnett Ware died Saturday, July 1, 2000, at a local hospital.

She was 89. Mrs. Ware was a member of South Pittsburg Church of God. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alf Ware; and sister, Rosie Holt.

Survivors include her sons, Alf Ware Jr., Tallahasee, Fla., Fred Ware, Chattanooga, Glen Ware, South Pittsburg, and Kenneth Ware, Carrollton, Ga.; daughters, Mildred Troxell Pierce, Jasper, Tenn., and Ruby Myers, South Pittsburg; sister, Mamie Loftis, Etowah, Tenn.; 14 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be today at 2 p.m. CDT at Rogers Funeral Home in South Pittsburg with the Rev. Charles Oaks and the Rev. Glenn Thomas officiating.

Burial will be in Cumberland View Cemetery in Kimball, Tenn.

Source:   Chattanooga Times Free Press (TN) — Monday, July 3, 2000