T. Gordon Harrell



Thomas Gordon Harrell, 81 passed away Tuesday at Wayne UNC Healthcare surrounded by his family, He is the son of the late Milford and Inez Harrell and step mother, Ruth Harrell, and the widow of the late Kaye Harrell. Gordon was a member of Thunder Swamp Pentecostal Holiness Church and was a retired truck driver for Goldsboro Milling.

A funeral Service will be held on Saturday at 11;00 A.M. in the chapel of Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home with Rev. Jonathan Altman officiating. The family will receive friends following the service and at other times at Gordon’s residence. Entombment will follow in Wayne Memorial Park.

Mr. Harrell is survived by a daughter, Sharon Willoughby and husband, Roy of Kenly; brothers, Jordan Harrell and wife Mary Lois and Clark Harrell and wife, Hilda all of Mt. Olive; a sister, Betty Yount and husband Dr. Bill Yount of Durham; a granddaughter, Rebecca Whitley; his caretaker, Johnnie Easley; and his beloved dog, Molly.

The family would like to express their great appreciation to the 7th floor nurses at Wayne U.N.C. Healthcare for their care of Gordon.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the Harrell family, and online condolences may be sent to www.shumate-faulk.com.