Wanda K. Gordon
Wanda K. Gordon
  • June 10, 1916 - January 23, 2018
  • Houston, Texas

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Wanda Rhoten Gordon, age 101 of Livingston, Texas formerly of Houston, Texas, went to her long awaited Heavenly home on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 in Livingston. Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 29, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. with Reverend David Green officiating. Visitation will be immediately prior to the service beginning at 10:00 a.m. Services will be held at Brookside Funeral Home located at 13747 Eastex Freeway, Houston, TX 77039. Wanda was born June 10, 1916 in Oklahoma to AJ and Emily Rhoten. Wanda was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Dale Q. Gordon, her son Larry and her daughter-in-law, Mary Gordon as well as her eleven siblings. Wanda was a long-time member of Goodrich United Methodist Church and was active in the choir until a few years ago. Wanda is survived by her granddaughters and their husbands; Cheryl and Willie Carlisle of Houston, TX, Donna Gordon and Wilson Cothran of Houston, TX and Cindy and Kermit Farmer of Lorena, TX. Great grandchildren; Alex and Max Farmer of Hewitt, Texas, Troy and Laura Carlisle and Elizabeth Cothran all of Houston, Texas, great great grandson, Jaxon Farmer of Hewitt, Texas, a host of nieces and nephews and a special friend Bonnita Bellomo who cared for Wanda the last three years. Wanda will be known for her strong Christian faith, as well as her fierce will and perseverance throughout her lifetime. She was an inspiration to many people. Memorials may be made to Houston Pets Alive at PO Box 36128 Houston, TX 77236 or Fuzzy Friends Rescue 6321 Airport Road, Waco, TX 76708.