Family, friends and public safety personnel are mourning Mark Gore, director of operations for Brunswick County EMS, who died suddenly Saturday, Oct. 1, at his home. He was 55.
“Mark was just an amazing man, pure and simple,” said Rich Burns, Brunswick County EMS training officer.
Gore was a member and the chief of the Shallotte Volunteer Rescue Squad from 1989 until its closure in 2008. He was also one of the first six paid paramedics with Brunswick County EMS on April 1, 1991.