Gordon Leon Kidd, age 83, of Gainesville passed away Nov. 27, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, at 2:30 p.m. in the chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronnie Shifflet and the Rev. Zach Watson officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Kidd was born Dec. 15, 1929, in Gainesville, Ga., to the late Mac and Rachel Wilson Kidd. He was retired from New Holland Mill and was a member of Temple Baptist Church. Mr. Kidd was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Clara Bell Shubert Kidd; and his stepson, Billy Robinson.
Mr. Kidd is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Randall and Deborah Kidd, Flowery Branch; son and daughter-in-law, Doug and Tammy Kidd, Gainesville; son and daughter-in-law, Harold and Margaret Shubert, Gainesville; daughter and son-in-law, Joyce and Jerry Sosebee, Lula; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren; sister, Lorine Hammond, Flowery Branch; and sister, Virginia Whitfield, Gainesville.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504, is in charge of arrangements.
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