Gordon J. Lewis of Fredericktown, MO passed away April 14, 2013 at the age of 64 years. He was born June 13, 1948 in Adrian, MN, the son of the late Frank and Catherine Thorman Lewis.
On Aug. 21, 1991 he was united in marriage to Jenny Jones, who survives. Also surviving are two daughters, Michelle Lappe and husband Tim of Jackson, MO, and Shannon Mueller and husband Brad of Perryville, MO, a step son Matthew Noel and wife Jessica of Park Hills; three brothers, Dave, Leon, and Dale Lewis; eight sisters, Ruth, Donna, Teresa, Sister Dale, Leona, Carol, Aggie, and Rose; 9 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by a step son Richard Noel and a brother Denny.
Gordon had retired from the Missouri Dept. of Corrections and attended the Little Vine Baptist Church and the Banner Full Gospel Church. He was a member of the Arcadia Valley Elks and the Arcadia Valley Country Club. During the Vietnam War he served his Country in the United States Army.
Funeral services were held on Thursday, April 18 at the Cole Family Funeral Home with Rev. Joseph Lawson officiating. Interment was in the Little Vine Cemetery near Fredericktown, MO. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research. On line condolences may be made at www.colefamilyfuneralhomes.com.