Mike M. Gordon, 76, passed away on Wednesday, October 30, 2013, at his home. He was a native of Franklin County, born on September 20, 1937, to the late Michael Jermiah Gordon and Corrine Ford Gordon. He retired from IBM as an analyst and was a member of the National Guard. Mr. Gordon was a Christian of Baptist faith.
His survivors include his loving wife of 54 years, Rosie M. Gordon; his sons, Michael M. Gordon Jr. and Jeffrey E. (Darling) Gordon; his sister, Marian Gordon, all of Frankfort; his grandchildren, Jeremy Michael (Deonna), Brandon Edward (Amy), and Justin Wayne; and his great-grandchildren, Adrian Wayne, Mallory Jewell, Leah Nicole, Kaiden Michael, Dylan Chase, Justin Wayne Jr., Siebel Rose, Hannah Jackson and Chelsea Jackson.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, November 2, at Clark Legacy Center, Versailles Road, with Rev. Tom Sawyer officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Adriel Harrod Jr., Don Polly, Greg Harrod, Dee McElmurray, Scott McElmurray and Alvin Lynn. Honorary pallbearers will be Marvin Coles, Dudley Goins, Donnie Rhody, Carl Smoak, Noel Jones, Jim Maxberry, Mike McElmurray, Rami Kella, Ronnie Martin and Guy Schoolfield. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Contributions are recommended to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 663 Teton Trail, Frankfort, KY 40601. Condolences may be offered online at www.clarklegacycenter.com.