Junior Ray Street Gordon, son of the late Harley Gordon and Pauline Street, was born in Eminence, Mo., on June 2, 1942. He departed this life at Salem Care Center in Salem, Mo., on June 13, 2020, at the age of 78.
On August 14, 1965, in Bunker, Mo., Junior was united in marriage to Judith Irene Gash and to this union four sons were born. Judith preceded him in death on February 18, 2009. Junior attended the Pentecostal Church and Assembly of God Church in Bunker, Mo.,, with his wife. He enjoyed fishing and hunting, watching westerns and wrestling, and working outdoors.
Junior was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, one son, Rocky Gordon, two sisters, Jewell Street and Kay Rains, and one grandchild.
Junior is survived by three sons, Simon Gordon and wife Nancy of Salem, Mo., Sam Gordon and wife Amanda of Bunker, Mo., and Cleveland Dale Gordon and wife Penny of Bunker, Mo., two brothers, David Gordon and wife Janice of Bunker, Mo., and Dennis Gordon of Bunker, Mo., one sister, Betty Gordon Reynolds of Little Rock, Ark., and 11 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.
Visitation and Funeral were held Saturday, June 20, 2020 at McSpadden Funeral Home, Bunker, Mo., with Burial at Bunker Cemetery. Pallbears were Simon Gordon, Sam Gordon, Cleveland Gordon, Bradley Gordon, Jacob Gordon and Alex Gordon and Honorary Pallbearers were Doyle Gordon and Jason Gordon. Pastor Clay Harper ministered to the family.
In lieu of Flowers, donations can be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Arrangements by McSpadden Funeral Home, Bunker, Mo.