Mt. Croghan, SC
Mr. David F. Gordon, age 82, entered into rest on Sunday, January 28, 2018 at his home. Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from the Chapel of Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home by Pastor David Roscoe and Rev. Don Rhyne with burial to follow in the Mt. Croghan Memorial Park. The family will greet friends from 1:00 – 2:00 PM Wednesday, prior to the service at the funeral home.
Mr. Gordon was born April 13, 1935 in Ruby, SC a son of the late William Fate “W.F.” and Emma Taylor Gordon. He was a graduate of Monroe High School and a retired supervisor with the City of Monroe with 33 years of service. Mr. Gordon was a member of the NC Army National Guard and enjoyed hunting and working with his tractor. He served as Mayor of Mt. Croghan for 5 consecutive terms. A member of Mt. Croghan Baptist Church, David served as a former deacon and Sunday school teacher and was also a member of the Mt. Croghan Memorial Park committee.
In addition to his parents, David was also preceded in death by his son, David Franklin Gordon, Jr.; and 2 sisters, Frauline Gordon Deese and Rosa Lee Brooks.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 65 years, Lillie Mae Gordon of the home; brother of the heart, Billy (Kathy) Whitley of Peachland, NC; and grandchildren of the heart, Carson and Christine Rhyne.
Memorials may be made to Mt. Croghan Memorial Park, 14 Church Street, Mt. Croghan, SC 29727 or to Hospice of Chesterfield County, P.O. Box 293, Chesterfield, SC 29709
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) of Chesterfield, SC is serving the Gordon family.