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“Norman & Lorena, We are so sorry for your loss. May you find peace in the loving arms of Jesus Christ. Larry Dorsey family ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“With love, rest in peace Uncle Wade. ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Julie Forrest - Waupun, WI

“Uncle Wade, I have great memories of our talks and the time you and Aunt May took with me when I stayed with y'all for a short but meaningful period...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Julie Forrest - Waupun, WI

“So sad to hear Wade has passed. He was my brother in law for years. Wade was a huge part of our family. Always so sweet to me. Will always love...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Mary Loyd Ellis - WILSON, LA

“I worked with wade at motiva. He taught me so much. And the stories he told. He was such an awesome coworker I couldn't wait to go to work the next...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Cindy Saia - Denham springs, LA

“I love and miss you my precious husband. There will never be a time when I don't think of you and wish you were here. You were a great husband and...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Mary Gordon - Holden, LA

“Sorry to hear that Wade died, you have my sympathies. I enjoyed conversations with Wade. He would joke to us that he was the Mayor of Holden. I...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Gary Dornier - Paulina, LA

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Norman "Wade" Gordon, Sr. passed away on Thursday, November 16, 2017. He was a resident of Holden, Louisiana. Wade was a beloved husband, father, brother, and uncle. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Albany and a member of James Chapel United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Mary Ann Lewis Gordon; three sons, Norman Wade Gordon, Jr. and his wife Lorena of Hineston, LA, Walter Jewel Gordon and wife Monica of Livingston, LA, and Ethan Brock Gordon of Holden, LA; two daughters, Roxanne Guitreau and husband Gervais of Livingston, LA, and Kelli Evon Gordon Guitrau and husband Brandon of Livingston, LA; 11 grandchildren; 3 brothers, Ervin Dudley Gordon of Ponchatoula, Archie Gordon and wife Alice of Holden, LA, and David Gordon of Springfield, LA; 4 sisters, Caroline (Cat) Williams and husband James of Laurel, MS, Ollie June Gordon of Holden, LA, Annie Nichols of Ponchatoula, LA, and Rachel Naquin and husband Jimmy of Livingston, LA; and mother in law, Lucille Pierson of Holden, LA.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Walter Jewell Gordon and Effie McCarroll Gordon; brother, Sylvester Gordon and sister Pearl Nickins; and special sister in law, Evie Brown.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend visitation at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, Hammond, 2000 N. Morrison Blvd, Hammond, Louisiana 70401, on Saturday, November 18, 2017 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm. Visitation will continue on Sunday, November 19, 2017, at the funeral home from 11:00 am until the Funeral Service at 2:00 pm.

Interment will follow at James Chapel Cemetery.

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