Hazel Ware, 81, of Hardy, Ark., was born Oct. 11, 1925, in Pittsfield, Ill. and died May 11, 2007, at the Shady Oaks Nursing Center in Thayer.
She is survived by: five daughters, Drusilla Johnson of Alton, Fern Garner of Hardy, Hazel Marie, Rose and Dorothy, all of Illinois; one son, Henry of Illinois; and numerous other relatives and friends. Preceding her in death were: her parents, Sam Collins and Dorothy Bottemly-Collins; her husband, Clifford Ware; and one son, Roy. Services were held May 14 in the Clary Chapel with Bro. David Scott officiating. Interment was in the Smith Cemetery under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton.