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Marvin Gore Obituary


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“So sorry to read of Marvin's passing. I remember him as always being a really nice guy. You are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. ...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Lorene (Ferguson) Hand - IL

“I won't be able to attend services due to work, but your family is in my thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 19 | Posted by: Crystal Keilbach - Glen Carbon , IL

“To the Gore family. I am so sorry to hear of Marvin's passing. May God Bless and confort each of you during this time. I attended High School...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Onis Bearden - Eudora, KS

“will miss those long lunches together with story telling in St louis. ”
4 of 19 | Posted by: Jim mcCallister - ruskin, FL

“Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Charlie always had a story to tell. NMNA conferences will never be the same without the quick wit of...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: Kathy Posh - Dallas, TX

“Charlie was one of the good guys who always had a good attitude, good sense of humor and loved to talk. One of the most reliable and respected...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: john okoniewski

“I'm including your family in my thoughts and prayers. Charlie's quick wit and our long "ag" conversations at the NMNA conferences will always be fond...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Holly Mozal & family - MD

“Charlie you will be missed, your humor and kindness will still shine. I will pray for strength for family in their time of mourning. ”
8 of 19 | Posted by: Lolita Payne - Fort Washington, MD

“Charlie's interview got me started with the USDA , we crossed paths many times Charlie reporting Indiana melons while melon growers were all my local...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: harold fiscus - sumner, IL

“Great sense of humor. ”
10 of 19 | Posted by: Jacqueline Hardy - Chicago, IL

“So sorry for your loss. May you find comfort and peace in all the great memories you have. I pray the Lord will wrap his arms around you and...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Sherry Barefoot

“I am so sorry to hear of Marvin's passing. Although I knew him briefly, I know he will be missed. Christa ”
12 of 19 | Posted by: Christa Hedrick - Rector, AR

“Camellia I am sorry for your loss. Our family will have you and your family in our thoughts and prayers ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Bob Bedwell - Chesterfield , MO

“Dear Camellia & family, My prayers still continue for your peace & comfort at this time. May all your special memories of Marvin fill your hearts...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: PK Mizell - friend

“So sorry we can't be there but our thoughts and prayers are with you all. We will miss him. ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: William and Sarah Vangilder - AR

“We are so sorry about Marvin. Your family has been in our prayers throughout his illness and now you are in our prayers to help you get through his...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Jeannie and Joe - cousin

“I am so sorry to hear about Marvin's death. He was a good friend all through high school. He was always glad to see his friends at the class...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Frances Vincent Ruegg - Piedmont, MO

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time for you to find the strength to reflect upon the good times with Marvin. I can't think of...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: Bonnie Gore Turner - TX - Cousin

“Camellia, We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers. Love you, Kathy and Ricky ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: Ricky and Kathy Stafford - TN


Charles Marvin Gore, 67, of St. Jacob, Ill. and Rector, Ark. passed away Friday, February 8, 2013.
He was born to M. Juanita (Maltbie) and Claud Henry Gore Sr. August 21, 1945. He graduated from Rector High School in 1963 and earned a B.S. in Agriculture from Arkansas State University in 1969. He was married to Carolyn Ruppel in Elmhurst, Ill. in 1974. He worked for 42 years for the USDA combining his love for farming and outgoing nature with his enjoyment of computers. He always kept a big garden at his property in St. Jacob, was proud of his son's accomplishments in the field of computers, and never missed one of his daughter's concerts. He was active at both the First Baptist Church in Rector, Ark. that his mother attended for many years, as well as Friedens UCC in Troy, Ill. where he raised his children. He loved to talk to people and help out; he always had a joke to lighten everyone's day and was always true to himself.
He is survived by his wife Carolyn Marie Ruppel Gore, children Christopher Gore (Monica) of O'Fallon, Ill. and Cheryl Gore Schaefer (Seth) of Collinsville, Ill.; siblings Claude Jr. Gore (Anita), Camellia Gore Hall (Keith) , J.W. Gore (Judy), Margie Gore Rice (Alan), one uncle, two aunts; numerous nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Sunday February 10, 2013 at the First Baptist Church in Rector with Memorial Services following at 2:30 p.m. You may sign a condolence register at www.irbyfuneralhome.com. Services and funeral to follow at Laughlin-Richeson Funeral Home in Troy, Ill. At http://www.laughlinfh.com.

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