James William (Conky) Gordon, 83, husband of Bobbie Jean Schumpert Gordon, of 8 Park St., died Monday, November 19, 2012 at Self Regional Healthcare.
Born in Abbeville county, he was a son of the late Mark McIlwain and Florence Strawhorn Gordon. He was a member of Ware Shoals First Baptist Church, where he had served as a deacon, and in various other capacities. He was a veteran of the United States Army, and served during the Korean Conflict. He was retired from CPW.
Surviving in addition to his wife of the home are one son: Steve Gordon and wife Sheri of Lexington; and one granddaughter, Allie Gordon.
He was predeceased by one brother: Harry Gordon.
Funeral Services will be held at Ware Shoals First Baptist Church on Wednesday, November 21 at 1:00 P.M. with Rev. Leon Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Oakbrook Memorial Park.
The family is at the home, and will receive friends on Wednesday from 12 to 1 P.M. at the church, prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ware Shoals First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 449, Ware Shoals, SC 29692. Online condolences may be left at www.ParkerWhitePruitt.com