Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 29, 2014, at Boone Funeral Home in Greenville. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens under the direction of Boone Funeral Home of Greenville.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., Friday, March 28, 2014, at Boone Funeral Home in Greenville.
She was born in Drew, where she received her education. In 1954 she married Douglas Lee Gordon Sr. and they lived in Cleveland until making their home in Greenville since 1974. She was employed with Hager Hinge Company until retiring in 1993. She attended Temple Baptist Church. She was a devoted Mother and Grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1996; her mother, Ivy Green; a son, Roland Gordon; a daughter, Barbara Holman; two grandsons, Scottie Smith and Jerry Smith; and two sisters, JoAnn Ray Green and Stella Porter.
She is survived by a son, Lee Gordon (Paulette) of Avon; daughter, Rhonda Gordon Trainer (Frankie) of Wayside; sister, Lucille Haney of Pass Christian; 17 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and Curtis Ray (Betty) and Randy Ray (Cindy), both of Greenville, whom she raised as her own.
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