HOSCHTON - Gordon E. Greenwood, 85, died Saturday, March 26, 2011.
A native of Franklin, N.C., he was the son of the late William and Nellie Ora Smith Greenwood. Mr. Greenwood was preceded in death by a brother, George Greenwood. He was a member of Alcovy Baptist Church and was a United States Navy Veteran, where he served as a Seabee. He was a retiree of General Motors.
Survivors include his wife, Christine Greenwood, Hoschton; children, Jerry Greenwood, Hiawassee, Tommy Greenwood, Monroe, David Greenwood, Hoschton, Jennifer Sanders, Chicago, Ill., Janet Skinner, Winder, and Lawrence Greenwood, Jefferson; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Eva Anderson, Buford.
Funeral services will be held Monday, March 28, at 2 p.m., from the chapel of Carter Funeral Home, with the Revs. Darrell Skinner and Le Gibson officiating. Burial will be in Alcovy Baptist Church Cemetery.
Carter Funeral Home, Winder, is in charge of arrangements.