Vivian L. Guest Gore


Vivian L. Guest Gore

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Vivian L. Guest Gore

Vivian L. Guest Gore, 88, of Kingsland, Ga., passed away Tuesday morning, March 10, 2020, at UF Health in Jacksonville, Fla.

She was born March 11, 1931 in Zanesville, Ohio, the eldest daughter of the late Clarice L. Allen and Benjamin Albert Guest. Mrs. Gore had made Eulonia, Ga. and Woodbine, Ga. her home for many years. She was an exceptional painter and traveler, and during her lifetime, she was able to explore all 50 states.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Steele S. Gore; two daughters, Tina Marie Shepard and Shirley Schuster; and a sister, Dorothy Smith.

Mrs. Gore is survived by two sons, John W. Hooks and wife Myrna of Yulee, Fla. and Robert B. Shepard and wife Jana of Fernandina Beach, Fla.; a daughter, Linda Weiser and husband Phil of Annapolis, Md.; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; three sisters, Thelma Rockwell of Zanesville, Fla., Mary Guest of Pennsylvania, and Rose Marie Smith of Jesup, Ga.; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.

A funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 13, 2020 in the Allison Memorial Chapel. The family began receiving friends at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. A committal service was held at 1 p.m. at Bosque Bello Cemetery in Fernandina Beach.

Allison Memorial Chapel