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Ruby Brown Fore

February 12, 1937 ~ November 7, 2021 (age 84)


Mrs. Ruby Brown Fore, 84, of Fuquay-Varina passed away Sunday, November 7, 2021 at her home. She was born in Harnett County, the daughter of the late Alvert and Gearldine Blanchard Brown. In addition to her parents, Ruby was preceded in death by husband, Colon Fore; brothers, Clearance, Alvin, and Caviness Brown, sister; Evelyn Smith.

Ruby loved to work in the garden and can fresh vegetables. She also enjoyed cooking for family and friends, planting flowers and anything outdoors. Ruby was a caregiver to her mother, husband, and aunts. She was a hard worker and did not sit still. Ruby worked as a tobacco farmer and with Lufkin Tools. She would feed you and give the shirt off her back.   

Ruby is survived by her daughter, Marsha Bowles, and husband Walter of the home; two sons, Colon Anthony Fore and Kaye Douglas of Fuquay-Varina, Fred Fore and Brenda McLamb of Fuquay-Varina; three grandchildren, Andrew Fore, Cory Bowles, Colby Bowles; great grandson, Colin Cook; four brothers, Leonard, Cecil, William, and Jimmy Brown; three sisters, Janet Wheeler, Lida Buchanan, and Delores Salmon; many nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 3:00 PM Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at Wake Chapel Christian Church Cemetery in Fuquay-Varina.


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Graveside Service
November 9, 2021

3:00 PM
Wake Chapel Christian Church Cemetery (Fuquay - Varina)

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