Gordon, Phyllis Perdue
Phyllis Perdue Gordon, 71, of the Bear Springs Community, Pearisburg, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 22, 2013, from her home with her family by her side. She was born on November 7, 1941, at Bear Springs, the daughter of the late Fred H. and Dana Stafford Perdue. In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her husband, Carroll Clark Gordon and a sister and brother-in-law, Ellen and James McCormick. She was a member of the Bear Springs United Methodist Church. Phyllis was a devoted loving mother and grandmother. She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Mark and Cynthia Gordon; Timothy and Kristi Gordon, all of Pearisburg; two daughters and sons-in-law, Leaetta and Bucky Burton; Dee Dee and Mike O’Brien, all of Pearisburg; a sister, Judy Perdue; 10 grandchildren, Chris Anderson, Candace Gordon, Logan O’Brien, Brook O’Brien, Kayleigh Gordon, Keegan Gordon, Carson Gordon, Levi Gordon, Liam Gordon, Katlyn Burton; one great-grandchild, Haven Rose Lynn Taylor. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, October 24, 2013, at the Bear Springs United Methodist Church with the Rev. Lynn Garrison Mullins officiating. Burial will follow in Birchlawn Burial Park, Pearisburg. The family will receive friends during visitation at the funeral home on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. The family is in the care of A. Vest & Sons Funeral Home, White Gate.