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

Foree, George Wilson

(born: July 15, 1904  -  died: January 12, 1989) 

George W. Foree was born in Ballard County, KY. She was a member of the Paducah Art Guild. Her artwork, which came from remembered images, has been included in several exhibits.

George W. Foree died in Paducah, KY, and she is buried there in the Oak Grove Cemetery. 

For more see Black Kentucky Artists: an exhibition of work by black artists living in Kentucky (1979).

Kentucky County & Region

Read about Ballard County, Kentucky in Wikipedia.

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