|Birth: ||Jun. 19, 1888|
|Death: ||Sep. 25, 1974|
James Scarbrough Gordy, 86, of 1529 Hilton Ave. died Wednesday at St. Francis Hospital. A local real estate broker for 60 years, he was a former city commissioner.
Mr. Gordy was born June 19, 1888, in Cusseta, Ga., son of the late Dr. Francis Marion and Mrs. Mary Lane (Lowe) Gordy. He married Frances Josephine DeLoach on November 18, 1914.
He was an active member of St. Luke Methodist Church. He had served as Sunday school superintendent and a member of the official board of the Methodist Church in Ellerslie, Ga. For many years he was a member of the Columbus Chamber of Commerce and the Mt. Vernon Masonic Lodge.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Frances Gordy, Columbus; a son, Col. (ret.) Stephen Gordy, Fairfax, Va.; two daughters, Mrs. Henry McMurria, Bradenton, Fla., and Mrs. James C. Wroton, Hamlet, N.C.; a brother, Marion Gordy, Philadelphia, Pa.; seven grandchildren and one great grandchildren.
Francis Marion Gordy (1857 - 1930)
Mary Jane Lowe Gordy (1859 - 1894)
Frances Josephine DeLoach Gordy (1894 - 1984)
Stephen E. Gordy (1920 - 2006)*
Frances Jane Gordy Wroton (1923 - 2008)*
Laura Gordy (1884 - 1945)*
James Scarbrough Gordy (1888 - 1974)
Marion Atkinson Gordy (1894 - 1984)*
Plot: Chapel of the Pines Mausoleum; outer front; 2nd level, space 115
Created by: Tombstoner & Family
Record added: Aug 15, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11539951