Mr. Fourshee died Sunday, April 4, 2010, at Trigg County Hospital in Cadiz.
He was a member of Cadiz Baptist Church, where he was a deacon. He was the owner of Fourshee Building Contractor and Fourshee Building Supply in Cadiz. He was a United States Army Veteran, serving in World War II, and a member of Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars.
He is survived by his wife, Edith Fourshee of Cadiz; three sons and daughter-in-law, Anthony Fourshee, John and Vickie Fourshee and Paul Fourshee, all of Cadiz; one sister, Irene Coleman of Cadiz; grandchildren Edye and Peter Raymond, Amy and Daric Schroen, John Matt and Michele Fourshee, and two great-grandchildren, Thomas Edwin Raymond and Myles Walker Fourshee.
He was preceded in death by his father, Riley Issac Fourshee, mother Edna Carr Fourshee Billington and his first wife, Nell Mize Fourshee.