COLBERT - Alice Lee Roberts Gordon, 58, died peacefully in her sleep Sunday, February 8, 2009.
She was the daughter of the late Lt. Col. U.S.M.C. (Ret.) Edward Lee and Mary Alice Nelson Roberts and was also preceded in death by her son, Jacob Jerald “JJ” Hobbs. She was born in Guam on February 12, 1950, while her father was serving his tour of duty. She was a member of the Colbert United Methodist Church and was blessed with her loving family who will always remember her overwhelming generosity of giving and her love of animals. She was a true artist, not only on paper, but in all our hearts. No words can describe how much she will be missed, loved ones added.
Survivors include husband, Steven H. Gordon; daughter Mary Priscilla Dowling (Marcus) of Roswell; stepdaughters, Brittany Nicole and Katie Lenora Gordon, both of Colbert; granddaughter, Kylie Kenimere Hill, Colbert; sister, Jane Carroll, Carrollton; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Memorial services were held Tuesday, February 10, at Bernstein Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jim Haralson officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Colbert United Methodist Church Building Fund, 68 North Second St., Colbert, GA 30628.
Bernstein Funeral Home, Athens, was in charge of arrangements.