Robert Douglas Gore

November 1, 1957 - August 12, 2016
Robert Douglas Gore

Robert Douglas Gore 58, of Leland passed away Friday August 12, 2016 at his home.

Doug was born in Wilmington on November 1, 1957 the son of Bruce and Mabel Gore. He was a long time member of Wrightsboro Baptist Church and most recently became a charter member of Hanover Gospel Baptist Church. He was employed at Rose Ice & Coal. He was member of Wilmington Lodge 319 AM & FM.

Surviving in additional to his parents are his Fiancé Kay McKinney, sons Ryan Gore and wife Diana and Robert Gore, brothers Danny Gore and wife Donna, David Gore and wife Beverly and Donnie Gore and wife Andrea, and grandson Grayson Gore.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 PM Monday at Wrightsboro Baptist Church with Reverend Brad Harrison and Reverend Eugene Ridley officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

The family will see friends from 1:00 PM until service time at the church.

The family would like memorial be directed to the Hanover Gospel Baptist Church and

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  • August 13, 2016
    Michael E (Jan) Bass says:
    Danny, David, & Donnie and Mr & Mrs Gore...I am so sorry for your loss. Though many years have passed, I still remember the days growing up in Wrightsboro Acres, riding bikes, playing football, basketball and hanging out with you guys. Great times that have created great memories. That is what I remember about Doug and you all. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • August 13, 2016
    Brenda Gore Godwin says:
    I watched him grow from a baby to a handsome, mannerly, kind man. It was always a pleasure to see him at the family reunions. He always wore a smile, had a kind word and seemed to love his family. I'm so sorry you're having to face this hurtful time. You'll be in our prayers. Jimmy and Brenda Godwin

  • August 13, 2016
    Louise Perkins lit a candle:
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  • August 14, 2016
    Jimmy & Bea Eubanks says:
    We are so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Our prayers and thoughts are with the Gore family.

  • August 14, 2016
    Bobby Santome says:
    The Gore Family: I am so shocked to hear of the passing of your Son and my Friend, Doug. When I moved here in 1973 with my family from New York, I met Doug and immediately a friendship was born. He always had that SMILE! He was humble and kind and will have great memories. God Bless. My thoughts and prayers are with you, Mr. and Mrs. Gore and his brothers and sons. Rest in Peace, my FRIEND.