Barbara Ware Death – Obituary: With immense sadness in our hearts we learn about the passing of former Memphis City Council member Barbara Swearengen Ware on Thursday 30th September 2021 at the age of 82 due to Covid-19.
Barbara was a kind and loving soul who served on the Memphis City Council for 16 years, Everyone who came in contact with Councilwoman Ware was filled with the warmth and support of a mother figure who truly loved her children. She will be missed dearly by all who loved her.
This death has caused a lot of friends and family of Ware much hurt. In that mourning spirit, concerned persons have taken to social media to share tributes to the deceased and condolences to the affected family
Tributes To Barbara Ware
Across social media users’ timelines are statements that show respect, admiration, and gratitude towards Ware as people mourn the passing.
Harold B. Collins
There was no stronger advocate for the Douglass community than Councilwoman Barbara Swearengen Ware. Prayers to her family. A trendous public servant.
Sad to hear of the passing of former Councilwoman Barbara Swearengen Ware. During her time on the Memphis City Council she was a great supporter of TML. Prayers to her family.
Mayor Lee Harris
I am saddened by the news that Councilwoman Barbara Swearengen Ware has passed. Years ago, she preceded me on the Memphis City Council representing District 7, where she was revered. Few elected officials have that kind of connection to community. Evangelist Ware will be missed.
Mayor Jim Strickland
Sad to hear of the passing of former Councilwoman Barbara Swearengen Ware. While serving on the city council with her, I witnessed her love of God, family, and residents of Douglass and her ability to work with others in city hall to support those in need in the community.
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More information on the death of Ware will be updated as we receive it. Official obituary publication will be made by the family of the deceased.
This publication does not contain information on Barbara Ware’s funeral plans and visitations. You may wait for the family to release a statement on that or reach out to them when it is convenient for them to speak.
Family privacy should be respected at this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by the passing of Ware.