Willard “Bobby” Ware, age 74, of Ferguson, Kentucky, passed from this life on Thursday, June 16, 2022 at St. Joseph Hospital in London.  

He was born on Clinton, Illinois, son of the late Welba and Nannie Petty John Ware.  

He proudly served his country in the United States Marines and had retired from Crane. He enjoyed watching wrestling, fishing and camping. He was a builder and liked woodworking. Most of all, he loved and cherished his family and his fur baby “Charlie”.  

He was preceded in death by his parents; his son, Robert Ware; and brother, David Ware.  

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Judy Ware; son, Joshua Ware of Ferguson; sisters, Mary Cash of Eubank and Edith Cash of Somerset; grandchildren, Whitney (Devin Cooper) Ware, Erick, Julianna and Isabel Ware; and great-grandchildren, Kintin, Alexander and Waylon Cooper. 

Graveside Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at Mill Springs National Cemetery. Military Honors will be provided by American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard.  

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Willard “Bobby” Ware.