Ruby Pearl Johns Gore, 87, of Baxley passed away early Friday morning, October 14, 2022 at her residence under the care of Comfort Care Hospice.

Mrs. Gore was a native of Folkston and was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Theron Colon Gore, Sr.; one son, Lewis Snowden; and one daughter, Emma Snowden Thompson.

Survivors include four daughters, Lucy (Al) Rucker of Perry, Belinda (Joe) Allen of Alma, Patty (Roger) Kicklighter of Baxley, and Debra Gore of Baxley; five sons, T.C. (Diane) Gore, Jr. of Ellijay, Alvis (Jan) Gore of Kempner, TX, Dwight (Joanne) Gore of Palatka, FL, Mack Snowden of Louisville, KY, David (Merlene) Gore of Baxley, and one sister Ann Hewett of Jasper, FL. Thirteen grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild also survive.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel of Swain Funeral Home with Reverend Cynthia Moseley officiating. Interment followed in Omega Cemetery.

Pallbearers were T.C.  Gore Jr., Alvis Gore, Dwight Gore, Roger Kicklighter, David Gore, and Davy Gore.

Musical selections were rendered by Glynda Reeves and Ethan Hutchinson.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.