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Eddie Franklin Gordon Jr.

May 7, 1945 - January 2, 2020

Eddie Franklin Gordon, Jr., 74, of Saluda, NC went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, January 2, 2020 at the Elizabeth House. Born on Monday, May 7, 1945, he was the husband of 51 years to Portia Revis and the son of the late Eddie Gordon Sr. and Dora Davis Gordon.

He was a self-employed automobile mechanic and a gas station owner, electrician for Raines Electric, and after retirement he worked at Ace Hardware. He was of the Baptist faith and loved cars, tractors, and going to the beach with his family. Eddie was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Kira Nicole Gordon; sisters, Ruth Ledbetter and Mildred Ward; brothers, Oscar Gordon, Walter Gordon, and Paul Gordon.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughter, Ginger Rackley (Alex) of Saluda, NC; son, Eddie Gordon III (Juanita) of Saluda, NC; grandchildren, Tiffany Gordon, Eddie Gordon IV (Taylor), and Blake Rackley; sisters, Martha Revis (McRee) of Hendersonville, NC; brother, Frank Gordon of Hendersonville, NC

The family will receive friends on Sunday, January 5, 2020 from 1:30 pm until 3:00 pm at Forest Lawn Funeral Home of Hendersonville. A private family graveside will follow with the Rev. Curtis Pace officiating.

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Date: Sunday, January 5, 2020

Time: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm


Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel

538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

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