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Obituary for Reba Fore Vandermale

Reba Fore Vandermale, August 14, 1922-December 7, 2022

Arrangements in the care of Baldwin-Fairchild, Oviedo, FL and Brooks Durham, Pineville, KY

Reba Fore Vandermale, 100, of Orlando, FL passed away on December 7, 2022. She was born in Anthras, Tennessee on August 14, 1922, and graduated from Black Star High School, Alva, KY, and later in life graduated from the University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY with a Bachelors and a Master’s degree in Family Studies. She was a family counselor for several years thereafter.
She was married to Harold Fore in 1945, and following his death in 1977, she married Orville “Van” Vandermale in 1994.

She was preceded in death by Orville Vandermale, her parents, Grant Ward, Sr. and Esther Ward, her brothers, Grant Ward, Jr. and Larry R. Ward, and her nieces, Sandra Fore and Carla Ward.

She is survived by her son, Ronald Ward Fore (Carolyn), her grandson, Christopher Grant Fore (Samantha) and her sister, Joy Ward Morgan.

Funeral arrangements will be held at 1:30 pm on December 14, 2022, at Brooks Durham Funeral Home, Pineville, KY with burial to follow in the Pineville Cemetery.

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