|Birth: ||Feb. 5, 1985|
West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 17, 2011|
William Christopher "Chris" Fore, 26, of Walker, W.Va., died on Sept. 17, 2011, at Pittsburgh University Hospital Medical Center.
He was born on Feb. 5, 1985, to Cynthia "Cyndy" D. Cooper and William "Bill" E. Fore, in Parkersburg.
Chris graduated from Parkersburg High School in 2004. He graduated from National Personal Training Institute of Cleveland in 2006, and attended Washington State Community College. He was very athletic; he enjoyed running, riding his bike, boxing, hunting and fishing. He ran in the Parkersburg Half Marathon for the past 11 years and was a member of the River City Runners Club. He finished runner-up in the 2009 Tough Man Contest. He loved his car and adored his nieces and nephews.
He is survived by his mother, Cyndy Johnston (Arnold) of Coolville; father, Bill Fore (Carol) of Walker, W.Va.; three sisters, Amber Welch (Brian) of Walker, W.Va., Jessica McFee (Shawn) of Washington, W.Va., and Kati Jo Johnston of Coolville; two stepsisters, Beverly Hall of Belpre and Donna Morris (Bill) of Mineral Wells; two stepbrothers, Arnold Johnston of Vienna and James Lott of Walker; maternal grandfather, Shirley Cooper of Coolville; paternal grandparents, Dale and Bonnie Fore of Walker; four nieces, Jaclynne and Hailey Welch and Alexis and Addison McFee; one nephew, Trenton Welch of Walker; and several aunts, uncles, and step nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Norma Cooper; and cousin, Ashley Weaver.
The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg, with Pastors Basil Barr and Daren Crites officiating. Burial will follow the service at Old German Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Relay for Life, 3901 Briscoe Rd., P.O. Box 445, Parkersburg, WV 26102 or to the United Way Alliance of the Mid Ohio Valley Inc., 520 Grand Central Ave., Unit 201, Vienna, WV 26105.
Created by: Kristy
Record added: Sep 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76661713
thoughts and prayers for you family and friends. RIP Chris|
Added: Sep. 17, 2011