Gordon Edward Small
Gordon Edward Small passed away Monday, April 4 at his home in Gilcrest on Bolivar Peninsula. He was born July 25, 1944 in Houston, Texas. Growing up in Sealy, Texas, he lived his later years in Gilcrest on the Bolivar Peninsula. He was preceded in death by his parents Doris Von Heeder Small and Orville Small. He is survived by his loving wife Cheryl, his brothers Rick and Daniel Small and their respective wives Pauline and Janine, his daughters Ruby (Krickett) Swarz, Kimberly Clarke, Tracy Rogers and their respective husbands Walter, Jaime and Scott, and son Gordon Edward (Dutch) Small,
He leaves seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren, nieces and nephew, cousins and many friends. The family also wishes to thank all the health care professionals who so lovingly cared for him.
We will miss his kindness and warm sense of humor. May he rest in God’s loving hands. A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held April 17, 10:30 a.m. at his home in Gilcrest at 1027 Beach Front Road.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association.