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E. Gordon Lunsford, age 93 died on Saturday, May 31, 2008 at his home in Manassas, Virginia.
He was born on August 17, 1914 in Independent Hill, Virginia to the late John Swetnam and Margaret (nee Lynn) Lunsford.

Gordon attended Greenwood Primitive Baptist Church in Minnieville, VA. He was a retired employee of United Airlines and an avid outdoorsman whose hobbies were farming, gardening and hunting.

He is survived by his wife of 69 years: Martha Carter Lunsford of Manassas, VA; two children: Ernest G. Lunsford, Jr. and wife Mayra of Rockville, MD and Donna Lunsford Martin and her husband Stephen of Washington, D.C.; two sisters: Lucille Alderton and Elsie Williams and her husband Clay all of King George, VA; two grandchildren: Tracy Martin of New York, NY and Courtney Martin of Washington, D.C. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends and family on Monday, June 2, 2008 at Pierce Funeral Home, 9609 Center Street, Manassas, VA from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Graveside services will take place on Tuesday, June 3, 2008 at Hixson Family Cemetery, Manassas at 11:00 AM with Elder James Kosch officiating.

Condolences may be sent to www.piercefh.com

Funeral Home
Pierce Funeral Home
9609 Center Street Manassas, VA 20110
Tel. (703) 257-6028