Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Robert Paul Ware

03/26/1960 - 05/04/2022

Robert Paul Ware, 62, of Murphy passed away Wednesday, May 04, 2022. He as born in Cherokee County to the late Lake and Edna Dye Ware. He was co-owner of Pearce Farm and had worked for Ware Contracting. Robert was loved by everyone that met him and he loved everyone-especially his family. He loved Nascar, horseback riding, camping, and playing with his four legged babies. Robert had many talents, including building and caregiving.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Colon Ware, and Bud Ware; and sisters, Polly Crowder, and Ruth White.

Surviving are his wife, Deb Ware; stepsons, Shawn Key, Paul Byers, and Daniel Taylor; a great nephew who was like a son, Jeffery Kimbrell; a stepdaughter, Hope Taylor; brothers, Dean Ware and wife Becky, and Ronald Ware and wife, Juanita; sisters, Catherine Wiggins, Janice Johnson, Diane Griffith and husband, Merle, Debbie Hughes and husband, Manson and Sherry Burrell and husband, Dennis; step grandchildren, Ben Key, Mason Key, Hunter Graves, Kristen Graves , Allie Davis, and Dakota Key; his special four legged children, Nellie, Cookie, Elizabeth, Dolly, Charlie, and Domino; several nieces and great nieces; and several great nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, May 08, 2022 at Townson-Rose Funeral Home, Murphy with Rev. Steve Ware, Rev. Josh Ledford, and Rev. Harold Crowder officiating. Interment will be in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jeffery Kimbrell, Randall Kimbrell, Brian Hogan, James Hughes,Kyle Wiggins, and Chris Monkus. Honorary pallbearers will be Harold Crowder, Ray Ware, Randy Wiggins, Doug Ware, Christopher Hughes, Brandon Hughes, Noel Buchanan, Christopher Payne, Jonathan Crowder, William Patterson, Gary Patterson, Paul Byars, Shawn Key, Daniel Taylor, and Dennis Patterson.

The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 pm Saturday, May 07 at the Townson-Rose Funeral Home, Murphy.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home, Murphy in charge of all arrangements.

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