Frances LaVerne Spurlin Fore, 78, of Benton, passed away April 11, 2019. She was the daughter of Daniel Rufus Spurlin and Ruby Montgomery Spurlin and was born on December 30, 1940 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. LaVerne graduated from Hot Springs High School in 1959, worked for her brother at the Spurlin Plant Farm in Hot Springs for years and in later years, served as a certified nursing assistant at the Arkansas Health Center. LaVerne spent her life as a dedicated Christian, daughter, wife, employee, mother, Geebo, and friend. She always had a smile, an adventure to tell and a love for all she met. She was preceded in death by her parents, Daniel and Ruby Spurlin; mother and father-in-law, Noel and Ovie Fore, all of Hot Springs; siblings- Eugene Spurlin, Virgil Spurlin, Winford Spurlin, Floy Rowland, a brother-in-law, Marvin Spurlin; sisters in law, Betty Fore Collier and Carolyn Fore Gideon; her brother in law, Grady Collier; a niece and a nephew, but most importantly, she was preceded in death and reunited with the love of her life, Thomas “Buddy” Fore, and eldest daughter, Lisa Burchfield. LaVerne’s life will forever be cherished in the lives of her daughters, Dana Presnall of Little Rock, and Lori Cole and her husband Jason of Benton; grandchildren, Kaylen Presnall of Little Rock, Hayden Burchfield and Bekah Burchfield, Bailey Burchfield, and Zach Cole, all of Benton; sisters in law, Kay Spurlin, Mary Jo Spurlin and Alice Spurlin, all of Hot Springs; a brother in law, Jess Gideon of Hot Springs; numerous nieces, nephews, a church family, and host of friends. A Funeral Service will be Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Roller-Alcoa Funeral Home, 6700 Alcoa Road, Benton, with Bro. Michael Reese officiating. Visitation will be Monday, April 15, 2019 at Roller-Alcoa Funeral Home from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Interment will be in Ten Mile Cemetery.