|Birth: ||Dec. 23, 1931|
|Death: ||Apr. 27, 2003|
ALLEN PARK, Mich. - John Bradley LaForce, 71, passed away Sunday (April 27, 2003).
He was born Dec. 23, 1931 to the late Samuel Jay Elbert and Pearl Gilbert LaForce of Ft. Blackmore, Va.
John was a member of Sunset Church of Christ in Taylor, Mich. He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving from 1952 to 1954. John retired from United Van Lines in December 1995 after 35 years of service.
Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Nina Faye LaForce; three sons and daughters-in-law, Stanley and Denise LaForce, Allen Park, Mich., Jeff LaForce, Vallejo, Calif., and Lennis Jon and Jennifer LaForce, Brownstown, Mich.; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Warren and Grace, Clinchport, Va., James and Vivian, Yucca Valley, Calif., and Leonard and Juanita, Roseville, Mich.; six sisters, Lois Wood, Lynnville, Tenn., Gladys Wagner, Kingsport, Mildred Owens, Gate City, Va., Sylvia Pierson, Rogersville, and Naomi Benton and husband Wayne, Gate City, Va., and Marlene Riggs, Kingsport.
Calling hours are from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Gate City Funeral Home.
Services will be conducted at 8 p.m. Thursday in the Gene Falin Memorial Chapel of the funeral home with Dr. Gene Miller officiating.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Midway community.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Samuel Jay Elbert LaForce (1878 - 1956)
Pearl Gilbert LaForce (1905 - 1996)
Isaac Dafford LaForce (1902 - 1902)**
William Holiday LaForce (1905 - 1984)**
Howard Taft LaForce (1908 - 1999)**
Robert E. Lee LaForce (1911 - 1979)**
Elizabeth Marie LaForce Kimbler (1914 - 1989)**
John Bradley LaForce (1931 - 2003)
Mary Esther LaForce Walker (1933 - 2011)*
Lydia Lois LaForce Wood (1936 - 2010)*
Bessie Gladys LaForce Wagner (1938 - 2012)*
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Created by: DMLeForce
Record added: Jul 18, 2010
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