Hubert Charles Fore

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Hubert Charles Fore, 76, of 139 Davis Creek Road, Candler, died Tuesday, August 21, 2001, at the Hospice Solace Center.

Mr. Fore was born in Buncombe County and was a son of the late Horace Ward Fore and Augusta Sexton Fore. He was an Army veteran of WW II and was a member of the Candler House of Prayer. He was a former employee of the Asheville Hosiery Mill and Three Mountaineers and retired from Asheville Steel.

He is survived by his wife, Ruby O’Kelley Fore; three daughters and sons-in-law, Pat and David Boyter, Shelia and Ronnie Mease, and Audette and Charles Watts, and one son and daughter-in-law, Ronald C. and Sharon Fore, all of Candler; three sisters, Ava Lee O’Kelley, Mildred Fuller, and Helen Ramsey, all of Asheville; eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be at 2:00 pm Thursday at Ashelawn Gardens of Memory with the Rev. Chuck Waldrup officiating.

Grandsons will be pallbearers.

His family will receive friends from 7 - 8:30 pm Wednesday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue and at other times will be at the home of Charles and Audette Watts, 322 Luther Road, Candler.

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  1. Our thoughts & prayers are with you. I don’t think it matters how long you’ve had a loved one with you – it always hurts to see them go.
    May God comfort you. We love you.

  2. My heart and prayers are with all of you. I know you will miss him and I will miss my uncle Hubert. He’s in heaven with Kenny now and we will be there soon. Just hold on to that thought. I love you and wish I could have been with you. My heart is though. Here’s a kiss and hug for each one and hope you feel it from my heart. Your neice and cousin, Margie XOXOXOXOXO

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