Rachel Ward Gore, 92, died Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at UNC Health Southeastern inLumberton. Born in Columbus County, she was the daughter of the late Esmer Elmer and Rachel Aline Ward.
She was the widow of the late William Thomas Gore.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by two brothers, Ralph and C.E. Ward; and her sister, Ann Wells.
Services will be private. Inman Ward Funeral Home & Crematory of Tabor City is serving the family.
She is survived by one son, Jeff T. Gore and wife, Sheryl, of Clarendon; two grandchildren, Canyon Gore of Chattanooga, Tenn. and Taylor Gore Spivey and husband, Blake, of Hallsboro.