DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)
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MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky - Ila Carlene Houchens Gore, 71 was called to her heavenly home on January 12, 2013. She was born to the late Mary and Carl Houchens on August 13, 1941 in Evansville, Indiana.  Ila graduated in 1959 from Millersburg School and attended Oakland City University. She served three years in the United States Air Force. She later worked with special needs children. Ila loved her family, pets, horses and gardening.

Private graveside services officiated by Reverend Bobby Allen will be held at a later date.

She is survived by:
Her husband of 50 years, John Gore
Her children:
     John Jr. (Andrea), Mary (James), Kevin (Pam), and John Carl (Becca)
 Her Grandchildren
     Nichole, Courtney, Robbie, Tasha, Rhyann, Brycen, Layla, Liam, Carlena, Cayla, Kelsey,    
              Colton, John Henry, Josephine, Jeremiah, Gracie, Carley, Nicholas
Many friends and family

Visitation is private. Online condolences to the family may be made at www.garysfuneralhome.net

Posted on 2/2/14
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