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1940 James 2024

James Edward "P I" Ware

November 13, 1940 — February 5, 2024

Aberdeen, MS

James Edward Ware, 83, lovingly known as "P I," passed away on Monday, February 5, 2024, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford, Mississippi. He was born on November 13, 1940, in Aberdeen, Monroe County, Mississippi. James was a beloved son of the late James A. Ware and the late Georgia Mae Oliver.

James led a remarkable life that touched the hearts of those around him. Throughout his years, he had a positive impact on everyone he encountered. With his warm and compassionate nature, he forged deep connections and developed lifelong friendships.

Aberdeen, Mississippi has lost one of its finest citizens. James will always be remembered as an integral part of the community. His dedication to making a difference was evident in every aspect of his life. Whether it was through his involvement in local organizations or his genuine concern for others' well-being, James selflessly gave back to the town he called home.

Family meant the world to James Ware. He cherished moments spent with loved ones and held their happiness close to his heart. His warm embrace and infectious laughter brought comfort and joy to gatherings where stories were shared, memories were made, and love was celebrated.

In addition to being an exceptional friend and family member, James was a pillar of strength for those who faced adversity. His soft-spoken demeanor coupled with unwavering resilience inspired all who knew him. During challenging times, his unwavering support provided solace and encouragement.

Friends will remember James for his infectious sense of humor; his laughter filled the room and lifted spirits. He had an uncanny ability to find light in the darkest of situations, reminding us to cherish life's simplest pleasures. James taught us to celebrate every day, emphasizing the importance of laughter and finding joy in all circumstances.

Visitation will be held at Belle Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen, Mississippi, on Friday, February 16, 2024, from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Friends and family are invited to pay their respects and share fond memories of James. The funeral service will take place the following day, Saturday, February 17, at 11:00 AM at Saint Peter United Methodist Church in Aberdeen, MS.

James Edward Ware's departure has left a void in our lives that cannot be filled. However, we find solace in knowing that his spirit will live on through the countless lives he touched. As we gather to remember and honor James's life, let us not mourn his passing but rather celebrate the legacy he leaves behind. May his memory inspire us all to live with compassion, kindness, and an unwavering zest for life.

In our hearts forever, may James Edward Ware find eternal peace.

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Service Schedule

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Friday, February 16, 2024

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

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Funeral Service

Saturday, February 17, 2024

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Saint Peter United Methodist Church

503 Hwy 25 South, Aberdeen, MS 39730

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Saturday, February 17, 2024

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