Barbara Ann Fore, 87, of Wade, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 at Harnett Woods Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.\n \nBarbara was born in Lillington on November 19, 1934 to the late Gordon Mitchell and Verta Betts. Barbara grew up in Harnett County and worked for Sanford Finishing in Sanford for 20 plus years. She loved computer games and watching television crime shows. Four of her favorite shows were CSI, NCIS, Law and Order, and Family Feud with Steve Harvey.\n \nBarbara is preceded in death by her husband, Norris Fore; son Steve Fussell; step-son Jim Fore; sister Jean Patterson; granddaughter Doris Blackwell; and two sons-in-law Billy Blackwell and Ken Graham.\n \nBarbara is survived by four daughters, Gail Sheffield (Dave), Paulette Blackwell, Glenda Graham, Sandra Wells (Brian); a son, Dennis Fussell (Ruth); three sisters, Alice Holt (James), Deborah Peterson (Jeff), and Shirley Lambert (Mike); 12 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.\n \nThere will be a funeral service honoring Barbara's life at 12:00 PM on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at Adcock Funeral Home. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Burial will follow at Riverview Memorial Gardens, Spring Lake. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to an animal shelter or rescue center of your choice.