Virginia R. Gordon LEXINGTON, S.C.- Virginia R. Gordon, 82, of Lexington, SC passed away on Wenesdsay, September 4, 2013. The cherished memory of Virginia will always be that of a loving wife, mother and friend to all that knew her. Virginia was born on September 2, 1931 in Fork, SC to the late Colonel & Lucille Rogers. After attending Draughon's Business School, she became a bookkeeper/accountant and rendered 59 years of service. She was a member of Shiloh United Methodist Church of Gilbert, SC. Mrs. Gordon was preceded by her husband of 52 years, Hollis Rogers Gordon Sr. She is survived by her son Hollis Rogers Gordon Jr. and his wife Patti of Eutawville, SC, two step-granddaughters, Jennifer (Jason) Gosse and Jo-Ann (David) Moore, and a great- grandson, Landon Moore. Sisters-in-law Joyce Zimmerman, Bea Cohen and Evelyn Gore. A brother-in-law Jimmy (Bonnie) Gordon and several loved nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held Friday, September 6, 2013 at 11:00am in Cedardale Cemetery, 1001 North Main St, Mullins, SC. The service will be directed by Cox-Collins Funeral Home of Mullins. The family will receive friends following the service at the home of Joyce Zimmerman, 1101 Maple Street, Mullins, SC Memorials may be made to Shiloh United Methodist Church, 1000 Spring Hill Rd., Gilbert, SC 29054.
This obituary was originally published in the Morning News (Florence, SC).