From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Foree, Jack C.

(born: 1935  -  died: 2010) 

Jack C. Foree was born in New Castle, KY, the son of Etta and Jesse Foree. He attended a segregated, two-room grade school in New Castle and received his high school diploma from Lincoln Institute. He was also a graduate of Kentucky State University, Spalding University, and Indiana University. Foree was a math teacher and administrator in the Jefferson County School System. He was the president of Sky Brite of Louisville, Inc., a janitorial service he founded in 1970. Foree was also president of Grace Bible College, Inc., located in Louisville. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Information for this entry was submitted by Jake Karnes. Jack C. Foree died May 18, 2010 in Louisville, Kentucky. For more see Who's Who Among African Americans, 1988-2007.

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NKAA Entry: Lincoln Institute (Lincoln Ridge, KY)
NKAA Entry: African American Schools in Henry County, KY
NKAA Source: Who's who among African Americans

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