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Janette Maybin Gordon

September 21, 1921 - March 20, 2020

Janette Maybin Gordon, 98, of Zirconia went home to be with the Lord on Friday, March 20, 2020. She was a lifelong resident of Henderson County and was a member of Mountain Valley Baptist church. Janetta sang with the Maybin Quartet for many years. She was the daughter of the late Hicks and Mary Etta Maybin.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Void Gordon, who died in 1994; brothers, Grant Maybin (Mae), Fate Maybin (Evie), Lincoln Maybin (Carrie), Buck Maybin (Gertrude), Robert Maybin (Sollie); sisters, Nell Coggins (Claude), and Louise Hudson (Ed).

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Carolyn Williams (Wayne), Jovita Hossley (Marvin), Debra Thomas; son, V.H. Gordon (Teresa); grandchildren, Dwayne Williams, Roger Williams (Trish), Danny Williams (Jennifer), Matthew Hossley (Dara), Mark Hossley, Michael Hossley, Christie Houser (Brett), Stephanie Ward (Scott); great grandchildren, Trevor Williams (Lyndsey), Dillon Williams, Dustin Williams, Corban Hossley, Peytan Hossley, Savannah Thomas, Wesley Houser, Zachary Houser, Haileigh Williams, Jordan Williams; great-great grandchildren, Mason Williams, Garren Thomas, Emory Thomas; sister, Etta Maybin Vaughn; half-brother, Mickey Maybin (Becky), and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends all day (drop-in) on Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 107 Gordon View Drive, Zirconia, NC 28790. A funeral service will be held on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at Mountain Valley Baptist Church, Zirconia, NC at two o’clock with a viewing one hour to the service. Entombment will follow the service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum. Reverend David Dickerson and Reverend Roy Waldroup will officiate.

Our family understands the health and safety of our friends and family are top priority. We want to let you know that we are taking all possible precautions. We would like to invite all of you to be a part of the events for our loved one, Janette Gordon, but fully understand if you are unable to be with us. May God bless you all and keep you all safe during this time.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, March 21, 2020

All day drop-in visitation

107 Gordon view Drive, Zirconia, NC 28790

Service Information

Date: Sunday, March 22, 2020

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Mountain Valley Baptist Church

65 Mountain Valley Cemetery Road
Zirconia, NC 28790

Viewing one hour prior to service

Cemetery Information

Date: Sunday, March 22, 2020

Time: 3:30 pm


Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum

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