James R. Gordon
James R. Gordon, brother of classmate Carl Gordon, died Thursday, January 5, 2017, at Twin Willows Nursing Center in Salem.
He was born on July 13, 1951, in Iuka, and was the son of Artie L. and Mary (Eagan) Gordon. He was married to Linda L. Unsell, and they later divorced.
Mr. Gordon is survived by his former wife, Linda Unsell; a son, James R. Gordon, Jr. of Salem; his siblings, Robert Gordon of Salem, Glen Gordon and wife Lynda, Floyd Gordon and wife Rhonda, and Carl Gordon, all of Iuka, Arthur Gordon of Florida, and Millie Weems and husband Art of Zephyr, Texas; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Harrison and John Gordon.
Mr. Gordon was cremated, and there will be no visitation or funeral services. A private family burial will take place in Iuka Cemetery at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice, and left with the Rankin Funeral Home in Salem, who is in charge of arrangements.