Arzelia Tenner Ware
Published 12:00 am Friday, June 24, 2011
Nov. 10, 1925 – May 10, 2011
Mrs. Ware was born Nov. 10, 1925, in Fayette, the daughter of Charlie and Martha Tenner.
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She married Tommie Ware in 1950, and to this union two children were born, Ruby J. Knight and Tommie Ware Jr.
She was preceded in death by her husband; four brothers, Grover Tenner, James Tenner, Climmie Tenner and O.T. Tenner; one sister, Florence Tenner Watson; and three sisters-in-law, Beatrice Tenner, Nettie Tenner and Clara Tenner.
Survivors include one daughter, Ruby J. Knight; one son, Tommie Ware Jr. and wife, Sandra, of St. Louis; one brother, Anderson Tenner; one sister-in-law, Mary L. Tenner, both of Fayette; five grandchildren, Lamar Knight, Darshell Knight, Timothy Ware, Lenay Ware and Ayriona Ware, all of St. Louis; seven great-grandchildren, Wesley Holmes, Andres Holmes and Timothy J. Ware Jr., all of St. Louis, Lauren Knight and Kaylynn Knight, both of Houston, Texas, Tela Ware and Telia Ware; cousin and best friend, Marie Rumble and family; and a number of nieces, nephews, friends and her spiritual brothers and sisters.