Joyce Gordon

Obituary of Joyce Gordon

Joyce A. Gordon, 85, of Lake Panasoffkee, FL, passed away Thursday, January 26, 2017. Joyce was a member of the Lake Panasoffkee United Methodist Church where she enjoyed singing in the choir. She enjoyed arts and crafts and was very involved in church activities. She survived her husband, “Bud”, who passed in 2009. She lived at Highland Place Assisted Living Facility in Inverness, FL, since 2010 where she served as one of the Resident Ambassadors, the President of the Resident Council and volunteer to lead the activities when needed. She loved her families, both blood family and her Highland Place family. Joyce is survived by: her sister, Juanita R. Kirkpatrick of Marion, OH; brother: Hollis W. Cress “Sonny”, of Lake Panasoffkee, FL; sister-in-law, Norma L. Cress of Lake Panasoffkee, FL; nieces: Hannah Kirkpatrick of Marion, OH, Patty Cress of Lake Panasoffkee, FL, Lauren Clement of Lake Panasoffkee, FL, Yolanda Brooks of Ocala, FL and Lulu Ocon of Ocala, FL; nephews: Steven Kirkpatrick of Marion, OH, Jeff Kirkpatrick of Marion, OH, AJ Ocon of Ocala, FL, Russell Casino of Havertown, PA, Maddox Casino of Havertown, PA, Phoenix Casino of Havertown, PA, Harold Cress of Lake Panasoffkee, FL, and Hunter Cress of Lake Panasoffkee, FL. She adored her nieces and nephews.

Visitation and Service

A time of visitation will be held on Monday, January 30, 2017 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Purcell Chapel and service will be held on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in Purcell Chapel. Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell, Florida.