Marcus Edwin Gore

A man wearing a hoodie

November 24, 1982 ~ April 13, 2021 (age 38)

Marcus Edwin Gore, 38, of 63 Bellamy-Gore Boulevard, Whiteville, died Tuesday, April 13, 2021, in Whiteville.
A Graveside Service was held Thursday, April 22, at Cherry Grove Cemetery, 660 Vinson Boulevard, Whiteville, NC.
Surviving are his son, Austin Herron of Pikesville, MD; mother, Gloria Annette Davis of Whiteville; father, Marcus Edwin Smith (Hilda) of Whiteville; sisters, Tyrhonda Gore (Ryan), Marquasia Currie (Elijah), Marnasia Smith, & Martasia Smith of Whiteville, and Demetria Rivers (Daniel) of Wilmington; brothers, Carl Gore & Dwin Gore of Whiteville, Glenn Lewis of Fayetteville, David Finiey, & Marquis Smith of the US Army; paternal grandmother, Louise Smith of Whiteville.

A service of Peoples Funeral Home of Whiteville

  • Front Page

    The Good News May 26

    It’s going to be a wet one all throughout the Memorial Day weekend, so you may want to plan those celebrations indoors. Be sure to log onto for absolutely free to catch up on [Read More]
  • Billy Rue Horton
    Front Page

    Fallen Soldier to be Honored Sunday

    Nathan Larry Lee was eight days past his 21st birthday and a few days from coming home when he was killed in Vietnam in 1971. On Sunday, family and friends will come together to dedicate [Read More]
  • Front Page

    Racist Comments at Game Under Review

    School officials are investigating complaints about racist comments and “poor sportsmanship” at Thursday second game between East Columbus and North Duplin. The ECHS Lady Gators took Tuesday’s contest, 9-5, but North Duplin came out swinging [Read More]
  • Snyder is assisted from the SHERP vehicle after being found in a densely wooded area. (BCSO photo)
    Front Page

    Wanted Man Rescued from Woods

    Brunswick deputies used a large offroad vehicle to rescue – and arrest – a missing man near Leland today. Anthony Andrew Snyder, 40, is being held for failure to appear, probation violations and two counts [Read More]