Charles D. Ware


    Charles D. Ware of Cuba, Missouri was born on Monday, January 9, 1939 in Cuba, Missouri to Jesse and Annie C. (Osborn) Ware and passed away on Monday, April 12, 2021 at the age of 82 years.


    Through the years, Charles worked as a carpenter, excavator, hauler and a cattle farmer. He enjoyed being on the farm, gardening, hunting, collecting John Deere tractors, watching old western movies and he was an avid wrestling fan.
    He was proceeded in death by his parents, Jesse and Annie Ware; wife, Mary Lee Ware; six brothers and their wives, Floyd (Fern), Roy (Loree), Marvin, Edwin (Edith), Virgil (Helen) and Elmer Ware.
    He is survived by four children, Larry Ware, Sherry Ware, JoAnn Miles and Amey Ware and fiancé David Scantlin, all of Cuba, Missouri; seven grandchildren, Ashley and husband Nick Mesger, Mikayla Avery, Arthur and wife Cassie Kreienkamp, Kolleen Kreienkamp, Catherine Kreienkamp, Brianna Franchi and Brandon Franchi; two sisters-in-law, Viola Ware of Cuba, Missouri and Mary Lou Ware of Vienna, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, April 15, 2021 at the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.
    Funeral service was held at 11 a.m. on Friday, April 16, 2021 at the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri with Pastor Gary Day officiating.
    Interment followed at the Ware Family Cemetery in Cuba, Missouri.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba, Missouri.