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Foretravel founder dies

NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) -

The founder of a Nacogdoches business staple died on Friday. C.M. Fore was 83.

Fore worked for NIBCO for 25 years before starting Foretravel Motorhome Company in 1967, according to his obituary.

At NIBCO, Fore worked himself up the ranks from the foundry department to leading the engineering department. He developed new products and patents for NIBCO.

Fore is a Nacogdoches County native, having grown up in the Douglass area.

According to his obituary, Fore "constantly developed a better way to travel for thousands of people though out the world. He loved designing, building and testing new designs, and then traveling to National Parks and taking in all the beauty a long the way just to make sure they would measure up."

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