William Ray Fore, Jr. of Scottsburg, VA passed away August 16, 2022. He was born in Washington County, VA on December 4, 1933 and was 88 years of age. He was the son of the late William Ray Fore, Sr. and the late Bertha Mae Deboard Fore. He was married to the late Barbara Joan Cook Fore. He was of the Christian faith, a United States Army Veteran and a retired engineer. William Ray Fore, Jr. is survived by: His Children Scott William Fore of Radford, VA Shay Owen Fore (Joanne) of Scottsburg Sharon Joan McPhetridege (Joe) of Atlanta, GA Six Grandchildren Levi McPhetridege (Allie), Elizabeth McPehetridege Scott (Saxton), Carson Bowman Fore, Austin William Fore (Elizabeth), Alex Creed Fore (Samantha), and James William Fore Four Great Grandchildren Ethan Fore, Wyatt Fore, Dexter and Andrea McPhetridege Siblings Lorraine Sullins (Ronnie) of Glade Springs, VA Dela Mae Vargo (Bill) of Pottstown, PA Charles Fore of Bland County, VA Robert Fore (Debbie) of Wythe County, VA Roy Fore (Fern) of Washington County, VA ***Preceded in death by*** Siblings Betty Fore and Nancy Hunt Sister-in-law Marcia Fore A funeral service will be held Saturday, August 20, 2022 at 2:00 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Don Bryant officiating. Burial to follow in Oakland Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday, one hour prior to the service at Powell Funeral Home and other times at 3011 MacDonald Rd., Scottsburg, VA. For memorials, please consider a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com. Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.