October 16, 1960 – August 2, 2023
Billy Don Ware, Jr., is resting in peace with his heavenly father. Born in Munchweiler, Germany to the late Billy Don Ware, Sr., and Elisabeth Louise Ware.
In his spare time, Billy was an avid photographer who loved to travel, play the electric guitar, discuss history, and polish stones he collected from his travels. Billy proudly served in the U.S. Navy, and worked for BP Castrol for many years. Billy loved his family, friends, as well as his work family at BP Castrol. Billy will be greatly missed for his knowledge and wisdom, as well as his sense of humor.
Preceded in death by his parents, Billy and Elisabeth; sister, Heidi Ware Henderson; brother, Erhard Ware; and, aunts and uncles in Germany. He leaves behind his wife of forty-years, Rhonda Michele Ware; daughter, Brittney B. Ware Simpson; son-in-law, Matthew Simpson; grandchildren, Piper and Kolby; brother-in-law, Jeffery Shaver and wife, Tamiera; aunt, Sheila Barnard; sister-in-law, Kathy Pell, and husband Danny; and brother-in-law, Chuck Collins, and wife, Debbie; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will take place at Seale Funeral Home on Saturday, August 12, 2023, from 12-1 p.m., with a Celebration of Life beginning at 1 p.m.