Troy Eugene Gore, 59, of Sparta, passed away April 23, 2021, at his home.
Mr. Gore was born July 16, 1961, in Sparta. He was the son of Bob Gore and Peggy Murphy.
He was an avid motorsports enthusiast who enjoyed bringing life back to all things mechanical. He was a loving daddy, brother, and friend. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, riding motorcycles, playing bocce ball, and playing with his grandchildren. Mr. Gore brought a light to this earth that will never go dim as he always had a kind word and a smile for everyone he met.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his grandparents, Lonnie and Annie Hawkins and Herman and Mertie Gore.
“The King of Golden Mountain” is survived by his father, Bob (Diana) Gore; sisters, Jonessa (Jason) Gunnels, Sabrina McPeak, Annette Stearns, Rene (Paul) Flatt; daughter, Lindsey Gore; sons, Cody Gore, Lee (Kim) Braswell; grandchildren, Vincent Braswell, Veronica Braswell, Deegan Gore; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be 6 p.m., April 30, 2021, at Oak Lawn Funeral Home. Cameron Howard will officiate. The family will welcome friends 4-6 p.m., April 30, at the funeral home.
Oak Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.