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Edward Gordon, Jr.


Sunrise: May 3, 1942

Sunset: August 27, 2019

On Tuesday evening, August 27,2019 Edward J. Gordan peacefully made his transition to be with God. Born and raised in Norfolk, VA, He was the son of the late Jerry Gordon and Maggie D Sneed (Joseph W Sneed). Edward was a retired employee for Norship Co for over 40 years.
He was predeceased by his sister Pearle Mae Gordon, his brother James L Gordon, and a son James Cherry.

Edward leaves behind to cherish his memories a loving and devoted wife Juanita Gordon, his children Patricia Gordon-Lucas, Shawn Cherry-Madalion (Antuan Madalion) Lanetta Williams (Mony Williams), Schuonda Harrison (Jamar Harrison),Tonya Cheatham (Brad Cheatham) Marvin Dixion (Schinek Dixion) Fabiola Alexander (Derrick Alexander) Reginald Rivera (Amarola Rivera),Tiffany Rivera, Rinikka Rivera, Jade Rivera,and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren and other relatives and friends. A special friend Ms. Joyce L Giddeon.

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    Mrs. Paulette DeBraux says

    My Dear Sister Juanita,
    I know, that your heart is daunting with the unimaginable grief of Ed whom you loved and nurtured unconditionally for many years. Yet, I hope the love that Ed returned to you for many years until the end of his life, brings you much solace, peace and acceptableness with time, during all your disquieting thoughts of your moments spent together.

    I love , Your sister

    Paulette

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    Jesse Debraux I says

    Juanita,
    There is no one who can tell you what you are feeling at this present time. The thoughts of the good times as well as the pain of the last hours you had with Ed, penetrate your thoughts. I will tell you, that if you will consistently try to remember the good times that you and Ed had together, those thoughts should help you through the days to come. You have my continual love and support .
    Jesse

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    Greg and Lynda says

    My Dear Sister in Law, May God give you the strength and courage you need at this difficult time. Praying that God who is more than able to comfort and keep you in his care. My sincere whole hearted prayers for you and the family

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    Jessica Oulahan says

    Juanita,
    I am so very sorry about the loss of your beloved Ed. You are in my thoughts. Just get through one moment at a time. That’s all you can do.
    Jessica O.

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      Juanita Rivera says

      Thank you

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