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Phyllis Gordon

Phyllis C. Gordon, 89, of Atlanta, passed away at 8:10 p.m. Monday (Jan. 9, 2017) at The Christian Village Nursing Home, Lincoln.
Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Quiram-Peasley Funeral Home, Atlanta. Ryan Edgecombe will officiate. Burial will be in the Atlanta Cemetery.
Phyllis C. Chrisman was born May 10, 1927, in Atlanta, the daughter of Leonard and Nannie Bicknell Chrisman. She married William Martin Gordon on June 15, 1945. He preceded Phyllis in death on Nov. 16, 1982.
Phyllis is survived by one daughter, Susan Gordon, and one grandson, Scott Hern.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Lyle Chrisman, Wayne Chrisman, and Wendell Chrisman; one sister, Eva Lake; and two great-grandsons, Scott Dean Hern and Trayce Martin Hern.
Phyllis was a graduate of Atlanta High School. She retired from General Electric in Bloomington. She was a member of the Atlanta Christian Church.
Memorials may be made to The Christian Village Nursing Home Activity Department.