Bobby W. Gore was born in DeKalb, Texas, to Hyram W. Gore and Lydia A. Meadows on Sept. 12, 1933, and passed away March 5, 2017, in Celeste, Texas. He graduated from high school in Petersburg, Texas. He served his country in the U.S. Army in the Korean Conflict. He married Ila Joyce West and she died after 29 years of marriage. He married Esther M. Hammack in 1987 in Rockwall, Texas; she survives.
Surviving are one daughter, Linda Diane Peters; one granddaughter, D'Anna L. Peters; one grandson, Josh Tabor; one stepgrandson, Chris Hammack; and one sister, Naomi Finch.
His parents and one brother, Gerald Gore, predeceased him.
He was of the Pentecostal faith and loved to talk about his God.
Service was held Wednesday, March 8, at 1 p.m. at The First Church of Royse City with a visitation one hour prior to the service.
Published on March 7, 2017