Jack C. Foree Ph.D.
FOREE, JACK C. PhD, 75, passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at his residence.

He was the retired owner of Sky Brite of Louisville Inc. and retired educator with the Jefferson Co. Board of Education, Dean of Grace Bible College and a US Army Veteran.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, the former Daisy Spencer; daughters, Julia Royston (Brian), Stacey Porter (Corden) and Etta Marsha Patterson (Thomas); brother, Donald Foree (Theresa); sister, Lula Wagoner (Clifton); granddaughters, Nycea Patterson and Jocelyn Porter.

Funeral ceremony is 11 a.m. Saturday, May 22nd at Westport Road Baptist Church with visitation after 9 a.m. Burial in Middletown Historic Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, expression to the Westport Road Baptist Church Youth Missions.

Arrangements entrusted to Newcomer Funeral Home.

Online condolences at www.newcomerlouisville.com.





To plant trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
Published by Courier-Journal from May 20 to May 22, 2010.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
No memorial events are currently scheduled.
To offer your sympathy during this difficult time, you can now have memorial trees planted in a National Forest in memory of your loved one.
GUEST BOOK
Add a Message
29 Entries
The Foree Family,
Our love and hearts go out to you.
Mr. Foree touched many lives, ours included. His thoughtfullness, self- respect, and humility was an example of all who knew him. We are greatful to have known him and he will be missed deeply. My calls to him on
Father's Day were a ritual.
Rest in Peace Mr. Foree. A good
man and friend.

Jim and Gayle Davis
Gayle Davis
May 24, 2010
To the Foree Family,
Truly our hearts ached when we heard the news about Deacon Jack. Eric and I both shared that he was an influential person in our lives, and we are better having known him.
Hopefully, the words that so often repeated, "Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal" bring some comfort to you. We pray that God's grace & love sustain you in the days ahead; and that your fond memories of Bro' Jack hug you tightly each passing day.
We love you.
Min. Eric & Judi Hill & Family
May 24, 2010
Foree Family,
My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. I was very sorry to hear of your loss.
May God Bless all of you.

Gloria Johnson
Gloria Johnson
May 22, 2010
What a kind, loving and delightful gentleman. The world lost a good man. I knew you for a short time, but it was an honor. God speed, "Bernie" Griffis
Bernard Griffis
May 22, 2010
Daisy and children we are praying for you. I am going to miss my friend. May the strength only God can give be with you as you go through this time of bereavement. Love Harold & Lillian Sawyer, (Florence SC)
May 22, 2010
Daisy, we are praying for you and the Foree family. You and Jackie has meant
a lot to a host of friends, family,and
aquaintances. Jack will be sorely missed, especially seeing you without
him. You were a pair. The both of you
were great to the Taylor family and was
always there. Again, we will be praying for you and the family. Love
Tommy & Mary Taylor
May 22, 2010
My prayers are with the Foree family.

Nina Thompson
May 22, 2010
Sister Daisy, our hearts are made sad by the passing of your beloved husband. We will continue to hold you and your entire family up in prayer. May God continue to bless, heal, and strengthen you in the days ahead.
Deacon James Reed & Pastor Pamela Reed
May 22, 2010
Daisy and Family,
We share in your loss. Jack Foree was a very dear person to us. Daisy, both you and Jack as well as your children have always been very kind to us. We love you dearly. We pray God will hold you close to him in the days ahead and give you comfort and strength.

Love
Howard and Michelle Baker
Michelle Baker
May 21, 2010
Julia, we are praying for you and your family.

Douglas & Debra Taylor
May 21, 2010
Daisy and Family,
You have my deepest sympathy. May God give you comfort during this time. My prayers are with all of you.

Love


Gill Family
Vanessa Gill
May 21, 2010
Dear Daisy and Family -
What a shock to see that our friend, Jack, had passed on and was now among the angels above. Jack was a true friend; a dedicated husband; doting father; excellent teacher, and a committed Christian. He served where he was needed, and many times helped without allowing anyone to know. A truly humble man.

I was fortunate to be on the instructional staff, with Jack, at Highland Middle School. We were two of the "olde guard!" We also knew when it was time to "hang it up!" Jack has "made it home," while I await my time.

Please forgive our absence at tomorrow's services. I have lost a leg, and have heart problems which limit my activity. Wanda is suffering from Alzheimer's disease, and is easily confused and is having problems being around people in groups. Our prayers, however, will be offered as we celebrate Jack's victory and our loss of one whom we loved.

God Bless You -
Wanda & Arthur Robb
May 21, 2010
Our prayers are with you in this time of loss,praying that God will give you divine strength.

Bro Roger and Mary Cardwell
May 21, 2010
We are praying the Lord will give you all strength during your time of bereavement.

Pastor Billy Chatman, Jr. & Sis. Nicci Chatman
Pastor Chatman & Family
May 21, 2010
To Sis. Daisy, Julia, Stacey, Marsha and the Foree family...May God give you comfort in the loss of the beloved Dr. Jack. We will keep you in our prayers and believe that God will sustain you in the coming days.
Charlene & Darlene
May 21, 2010
Julia & Stacey,
I am so sorry for your loss. I am certain your father is at peace. Please share my sympathy with your mom.
Lee (Lealon) White
May 20, 2010
To the Foree family...We offer you our prayers and condolences during this time of loss. None can truly understand the pain of the loss or the ache of the absence in the face of death but s/he who too have experienced it; BUT there is ALWAYS that hope and peace in knowing that for us to live is Christ but to die is gain. You're in our prayers...Vernita, Kerwin, Sasha and Sabrina.
VERNITA KELLEY
May 20, 2010
Our sincere condolences and love to Aunt Daisy & family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you!
Ray, Rochelle & Rayna Brinkley
May 20, 2010
To our friend and his beloved family:
Our Prayers and sympathy goes out to the entire Foree family. We thank God for Dr. Deacon Jack for given a husband (Min. Blakey Sr.) and wife (Evang. Wanda Blakey) who had three children at the time a job in your janitorial business. As of right now, one of our business is a janitorial service as well, so thank you again Dr. Decon Jack for your wisdom and friendship over 40 years.
To the Foree's family:
Remember always that "Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal"..Keep looking to the hills where your total help will truly come from. God loves you and so do we.
Love,
The entire Blakey Family (GA)
Evang. Wanda Blakey
May 20, 2010
Jack was a true friend to me in a time of need and so continued to be at all times. I will miss him, especially when I pass by his home. Jack was a great educator,honest business man and a faithful Christian. May the Lord be with you Daisy and comfort and strengthen you in this time of great loss. Dick Bernard
May 20, 2010
Our thoughts & prayers are with you and your family. Kevin O'Koon, M.D. and Staff.
Kevin O'Koon
May 20, 2010
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Kevin O'Koon, M.D. and Staff
Kevin O'Koon
May 20, 2010
Sorry for the lost of Dr. Jack Foree, your family will be in my prayers
Sherree' Briscoe
May 20, 2010
Ray & Rochelle Brinkley
May 20, 2010
May the precious moments you hold in your heart soothe your pain at this difficult time. You are in our thoughts.
UPS ASG
May 20, 2010
my thoughts and prayers are with you; i found out at prayer meeting weds. night
leeprucia shipley
May 20, 2010
You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Love, Shannon Sharp & Family
May 20, 2010
To the Foree Family,

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sorrow.
Stacey Bald
May 20, 2010
Daisy and the Foree Family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this season of sorrow. May God give you strength in this time and the days to follow as only He can. You have many, many fond and precious memories of Doc. Foree a mighty man of God! He has pressed on to higher heights! The lives he has touched and blessed on this side, now he shall reap the benefits. May God bless you and keep you. We love you and are thinking of you during this time. You all are special to us and we bless God for this great, great man of God. Praying for you!!! Love The McDaniel Family!
Rev. Maxine Smith
May 20, 2010