Coalmont, Tennessee – Mr. John William Ware, 74, passed away Monday August 26, 2019 from this life to Heaven at his home with his family by his side. He was born in Coalmont on October 14, 1944 to John and Lucille Brown Ware who preceded him in death along with the mother of his three children, Waymona Ware; brothers, Tommy Sanders, Wayne, Tom, Earl and Morris Ware; sisters, Linda (Tommy) Mott, Leola Ware, Pauline Grissom, Connie Dolittle, Jobyna Scott and Yuvonne Evans.
He is survived by his wife, JoAnn Ware; sons, Sam Ware (Felicia Shadrick) and Kevin James; daughers, Melissa Slaughter, Treva (Ricky) Smith and Angie (Noke) King; grandchildren, Jake, Jeanette, Autumn, Lindsey, Michaela, Neka, Kesah, Aryia; great grandchildren, Skyler, Brelin, Kasen, Nevaeh, Jax and Kensley; sister-in-law, Julie Sanders; special grandson, Lucas Holt; special niece and nephews, Lisa and Michael Mott and Donnie Barnes; several loving cousins and in-laws.
Family and friends will gather 1:00 PM Wednesday at the graveside in Coalmont Cemetery with Minister Mike Rigsby officiating. Arrangements by: Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, Tennessee. www.laynefuneralhome.com