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Opal Juanita Hunter Gordon
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1909
Slate Shoals
Lamar County
Texas, USA
Death: May 19, 1995
Paris
Lamar County
Texas, USA

THE PARIS NEWS, Sun., May 21, 1995, p.20A. 'Opal Hunter Gordon, 86, of Paris, formerly of Chicota, died Friday, May 19, 1995, at Paris Healthcare Center. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 21, at Forest Chapel Cemetery with the Rev. Billy Rose officiating. Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home has charge of arrangements. Mrs. Gordon was born Jan. 15, 1909, in Biardstown, a daughter of Mont and Mattie Erwin Hunter. She married Travis Gordon on April 20 [sic], 1929, and he preceded her in death in August 1993. She was a homemaker and had been retired after 19 years as an L.V.N. at McCuistion Hospital. She was a member of the Chicota Baptist Church. Surviving are two sons, Charles Gordon of Colleyville and Marion Gordon of Chicota; a daughter, Elvira Pratt of Paris; a daughter-in-law, Etta Gordon of Chicota; eight grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; a brother, Clint Hunter of Lubbock; three sisters, Katie Campbell of Paris, Willie Jim parker of Comanche and Clara McCann of Dallas; four sisters-in-law, Pauline Jones and Katherine Frye of Plano, Phara White of Kilgore and Margaret Love of Powderly; and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, a great-granddaughter and three sisters. In lieu of flowers, it was her request that memorials be made to the Chicota Baptist Church or the Forest Chapel Cemetery Association.' 
 
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 Parents:
  Mont Cellar Hunter (1878 - 1946)
  Mattie Martha Erwin Hunter (1885 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Travis Weldon Gordon (1908 - 1993)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Russell Gordon (1929 - 1999)*
  Marion Hunter Gordon (1931 - 2004)*
  Elvira Bell Gordon Pratt (1932 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mae Pearl Hunter Campbell (1905 - 1978)*
  Jewell Lea Hunter McElwee (1907 - 1990)*
  Opal Juanita Hunter Gordon (1909 - 1995)
  Madge L. Hunter Sain (1910 - 1985)*
  Martha Katherine Hunter Campbell (1914 - 2002)*
  Willie Jim Hunter McEwin Parker (1917 - 1999)*
  Clara Hunter McCann (1918 - 2007)*
  Clint Hunter (1918 - 2002)*
  David Hunter (1920 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Chapel Cemetery
Forest Chapel
Lamar County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: MLNYAB
Record added: Apr 08, 2013
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Opal Juanita <i>Hunter</i> Gordon
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