1943 – 2021
Vonnie Joyce Gore Hodges of Tabor City died Sunday, Sept. 26, in the Lower Cape Fear LifeCare Center, Whiteville. She was 77.
Born Oct. 30, 1943 in Columbus County, she was the daughter of the late Robbie Delond Gore and Alma Spivey Gore.
She is survived by her husband, Zade Monroe Hodges of Tabor City; a daughter, Joyce Ann Gonzalez of Jacksonville; two brothers, Bruce Gore of Wilmington and Rodney Gore of Tabor City; a sister, Sadie Fowler of Tabor City; and two grandchildren, Hannah Gonzalez and Autumn King.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Estell Williams, Inez Faircloth and Rebecca Faye Gore.
A graveside service was planned for 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, in Wright Cemetery, Minos Meares Road, Tabor City.
Visitation was planned from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., before the funeral, in Inman Ward Funeral Home.
A guest register is available here.