Latane J. Clore

Jun 24, 2014

In Loving Memory

CLYDE — Latane James Clore, 73, of Doctors Drive, passed away peacefully at home  Monday, June 23.

A native of Haywood County, she previously resided in Lewisville, for 20 years.  She was the daughter of the late Orville Cleveland and Roxie Noland James. Latane taught elementary education in the Forsyth County School System. She was a member of Long’s Chapel United Methodist Church. Latane was active throughout her life in all forms of ministry within the church and her Sunday-School classes. She was a very dedicated volunteer in the ministries she worked with.  Latane will especially be remembered for being a wonderful mother, devoted to her family and always serving and worshipping her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Latane is survived by her husband of 20 years, Bob Clore; a daughter, Noelle Lowry and her husband, Keith, of Suffolk, Virginia; two sons, Eric Zuleger of Kingwood, Texas, and Chad Zuleger and his wife, Courtney, of Advance; one step-daughter, Wendy Coulter and her husband, James, of Cary; and nine grandchildren, Tommy, Libby, Molly, Joey, Sophie, Mason, Logan, Skylar and Callie.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at Long’s Chapel United Methodist Church with the Rev. Tim McConnell officiating.  Burial will follow at Fines Creek Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the church.

Memorials may be made to Long’s Chapel United Methodist Church Benevolence Fund, P.O. Box 459, Lake Junaluska, NC  28745.

Wells Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Waynesville is in charge of arrangements.  An online memorial register is available at