Pauline Gordon

Pauline Gordon

Sunday, December 31st, 1922 Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

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Obituary for Pauline Maxine Gordon

Pauline (McGrew) Gordon, age 97, of Springfield, Missouri passed away January 14, 2020. She was born December 31, 1922 in Fort Scott, Kansas to Maude and Thomas McGrew. Pauline and Dale Gordon were united in marriage May 2, 1944. To this union 3 children were born.
Pauline was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and baby Gene. Her sisters, Thelma Painter, Naomi McCord, Lela Witt, brother Jack McGrew, and grandson Russ Deckard.
She is survived by her sons Don Gordon, Kent Gordon and wife Rhonda. Sister Etta Curnutt and brother Dale McGrew. Grandchildren: Brian Gordon and wife Kim, Brett Gordon and wife Jessica, Katie Campbell and husband Michael, Eric Jackson and wife Erin, Heather Highfill and husband Clint, Keith Deckard and wife Kari. Greatgrandchildren: Mia, Brady, Isabelle, Adrienne, Avery, Landen, Logen.
Pauline was dedicated to her family, was quick to laugh and was known to never turn anyone away from her table.
Her family would like to thank the staff at the Manor at Elfindale; especially Jana, Bobby and Angela, and Integrity Hospice for the care and love they gave to Pauline and her family.
Graveside services will be at 3:00 pm, Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Missouri Veterans Cemetery, with Rev. Terry Kendrick. Services have been entrusted to Greenlawn South Funeral Home.

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  • Service

    Thursday, January 23rd, 2020 | 3:00pm
    Missouri Veterans Cemetery
    5201 South Southwood
    Springfield, Missouri
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    Thursday, January 23rd, 2020
    Rev. Terry Kendrick
  • Interment

    Missouri Veterans Cemetery
    5204 S Southwood
    Springfield, Missouri
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |

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Mindy Blanco

Pauline will always be remembered here at The Manor at Elfindale as well as her loving family. So very sorry to hear of her passing.
Mindy Blanco
The Manor at Elfindale
Comment | Posted at 11:49am via Condolence


Kent & Rhonda, I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. Thoughts and prayers are sent your way. Love you.
Comment | Posted at 10:13am via Condolence

Eric and Erin Jackson

Our condolences to the Gordon family. In loving memory of Pauline.
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