James “Ronnie” Ware, 74, of Hamburg, died Sunday, June 2, 2019, in Monticello. Mr. Ware was a 1965 graduate of Hamburg High School and a veteran of the United States Army, having served during the Vietnam Era. Mr. Ware worked for the Georgia-Pacific Corporation for 42 years, before retiring in 2007. He was a member of the Harmony Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Brenda Stahley Ware; his parents, Clark and Mable Downey Ware; a sister, Janiece Ware; and two brothers, Charlie Ware and Mac Ware.
He is survived by his children, Rhonda Ware Martin of Lake Village and Ralph Ware of Hamburg; two sisters, Glenda Ware Smith of Crossett and Diane Black and husband, Eddie, of Hamburg; three grandchildren; a great-grandson; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, June 5, in the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Richard West officiating.
Burial will be in the Crossroads Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Mike Croswell, Timmy Streeter, Heath White, Greg Price, Donald Matthews, and Klent Wallace.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg.
Online condolences may be made to jones-hartshorn.com