Wanda Eletta Gore

May 19, 1942 - December 7, 2013
Wanda Eletta Gore


Wanda Eletta Gore, age 71 of Wilmington passed away Saturday, December 7, 2013.

She was born in Wilmington. Her parents were the late Johnnie Mercer and Wanda Nickols Mercer. She was the widow of Thurman Henry Gore.

Wanda is survived by two daughters, Wanda Rabon DeBono and husband Bruce of Windsor, Ontario, Canada, Esther Rabon Wilson of Wilmington; two granddaughters, Rachel Wilson and Allison Wilson; and a sister, Esther M Croan of Atlanta, GA.

A memorial service will be planned in Wilmington at a later date.

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  • December 10, 2013
    Ken Davis says:
    Our thoughts, and love, go out to Wanda's family. So sorry for your loss. Cousin Ken

  • December 09, 2013
    David & Kathy Mercer says:
    Ken Davis saw this in the paper b4 we did. Were so sorry for your loss. Please email when arrangements are complete, either [email protected] or message Kathryn Smith Mercer on Facebook. Again,we're so sorry to hear this.

  • December 17, 2013
    Elaine Caison says:
    I use to work with Wanda years ago at Bellsouth. So sorry to hear about your loss. Wishing you peace and comfort.

  • December 09, 2013
    Wallace Gray says:
    Our prayers are with the family. I worked with Wanda in the test center for years. She will be missed.