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 Howard Shelton Ware

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Howard Shelton Ware

  • Birth 12 Oct 1880 Westville, Simpson County, Mississippi, USA
  • Death 19 Oct 1951 McKinney, Collin County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Section Gethsemane, Lot 251, Grave 1
  • Memorial ID 63837515

Served on School Board in McKinney, Texas
President of the McKinney Chamber of Commerce
Deacon of the First Baptist Church, McKinney

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Ware Is Promoted to Manager at Palestine for Electric Utility
Veteran Employe In Brownwood District to Take Charge of New Work
H. S. Ware, for some time superintendent of distribution for the Brownwood district of the Texas Power & Light Company, has been promoted to the position of manager for his company in the Palestine district, and will leave Wednesday to begin the duties of his new post, it was announced today by W. P. Murphey, manager of the Brownwood district.

Mr. Ware is one of the veterans of the electric utility service here, having begun his service in 1906 with the Brownwood Gas & Electric Company, which was purchased by the Texas Power & Light Company in 1912, and in 1916 was made superintendet at Comanche which position he filled until the year 1921, when he was transferred back to Brownwood, at which time he was made superintendent of distribution having charge of distribution systems in Brownwood, Blanket, Comanche, Dublin and Stephenville.

Mr. Ware is one of Brownwoood's leading citizens, having been active in all community projects and the church work, and being a deacon in the First Baptist Church.

The Brownwood Bulletin, June 22, 1925, Brownwood Texas, pg 4, col. 5


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  • Created by: Barbara Ware
  • Added: 6 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 63837515
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Howard Shelton Ware (12 Oct 1880–19 Oct 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63837515, citing Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Ware (contributor 47096553) .