By: Fred PaceCivitas News Service
May 23, 2013
GILMAN BOTTOM, W.Va. — Roger D. “Dino” Gordon, 50, of Gilman Bottom, joined his family and friends in Heaven Tuesday, May 21, 2013, leaving this world from Pikeville Medical Center at Pikeville, Ky., after a short illness.
Born July 12, 1962, in Logan, he was a son of Lou V. Gordon of Gilman Bottom.
Preceding him in death was one sister, Margaret Bailey; his grandparents, Rev. Wetzel Tom and Rev. Annabelle Derrossette Bailey; three aunts, Linda Bailey, Shirley Lusk and Charlotte Plumley; one uncle, Thurman Ellis, and one cousin, Joyce Christian.
Roger was a disabled coal miner. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and watching football. Roger was a fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers, but most of all he loved his family and friends.
Additionally, those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 23 years, Wanda “Jeannie” Gordon; three children, Emily Pack and Bobby (Julie) Pack, both of Gilman Bottom, and Kimberly (Kenneth) Vance of Justice; four grandchildren, Hailee Pack, Dylan Porter, Ethan J. Duncan, and Desarae Pack, all of Gilman Bottom; one brother, Donald (Roxanne) Gordon of Gilman Bottom; special aunts and uncles, Ralph and Jeannie Christian, Dale Lusk, Paula Ellis, and Wetzel and Sandy Bailey Jr.; his mother-in-law, Rosa Daniels of Uneeda; brothers- and sisters-in-law, Shirley and Roger Western, Glen and Lynette Daniels, Jimmy Daniels, Earl Daniels, Scottie Daniels, Dillard Daniels, Michael Daniels, Sue Pack and Christie Daniels; many nieces, nephews, and cousins and a host of other relatives and friends.
Services will be held at noon Monday, May 27, at Gilman Bottom Freewill Baptist Church with Rev. Eddie Isom and Rev. Billy Ray Gibson officiating. Burial will follow in the Daniels-Gunnoe Cemetery at Greenwood.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to services Monday at the church.
He will be carried to his final resting place by his family and friends.
Condolences may be left at www.krantzmcneelyfuneralhome.com
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home at Man.