Nicholas James Gordon


Mr. Nicholas James Gordon, 40, of Calhoun, GA, passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019.  Nick was born in Marietta, GA, to the late Mr. Derrell Wayne "Flash" Gordon and Mrs. Betty McPherson Gordon on August 19, 1978.

Nicholas was a devoted husband, father and son. He loved his family more than anything else. He was an avid reader, loved Callaway Gardens and cheered on the Georgia Bulldogs whenever they played. Nick graduated from Cass High School, class of 1996. He then received his Bachelors in Biology from Kennesaw State University. Nick also attended North Georgia State University. He worked at Prestige Cable Company, Mori Luggage and his position for the last 17 years was for Cryolife as an analyst. He was a quiet man that was raised in Pine Grove Baptist and was a dedicated member of Moss Memorial Baptist. He will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him.

He is preceded in death by his father and his grandparents Mr. Hoyt and Mrs. Mary Nell Woodward McPherson and Mr. Nicholas and Ann Gordon.

He is survived by his loving wife Carrie Woody Gordon; daughters Riley Belle and Bristin Delainey Gordon; mother, Mrs. Betty McPherson Gordon; sister, Jennifer (Chris) Elzey; nephew, Gordon Elzey; mother and father-in-law, Terry and Stanley Woody; brother and sister-in-law, Kirk and Katie Woody; niece and nephew, Norah and Kaestin Woody.

A Celebration of Life Service will conducted Sunday, March 17, 2019, at Moss Memorial Baptist Church at Two o'clock in the afternoon with the Rev. Jonathan Padgett officiating. Interment will follow the service at Haven of Rest Memorial Park in Calhoun, GA.

The family will receive friends at Owen Funeral Home Saturday, March 16, 2019, from Five o'clock in the evening until nine.

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Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA is honored to serve the Gordon Family in this most difficult time.