Tracy M. Gordon

Tracy M. Gordon, 29, of Converse, IN, and having family members in LaFontaine, died Jan. 1, 2009, at 3 p.m. at her home.

Mrs. Gordon graduated from Oak Hill High School in 1998 and from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2002. She was a registered nurse working at Marion General Hospital. She worked with teens at Liberty Baptist Church and volunteered for Gilead Ministries.

She was born Nov. 19, 1979, in Pargould, AR. She is survived by her parents, Troy (Betty) Douglas, of Black Oak, AR, and April (Steven) Adkins, of Converse. She married Wade Gordon May 13, 2000. Her husband survives.

Additional survivors include three brothers, Zachary Adkins, of Converse, and Jarrett Douglas and Clayton Douglas, both of Black Oak, AR; and her grandfather, Donald Purvis, LaFontaine.

A funeral service was held Jan. 6, 2009, at 10 a.m. at Liberty Baptist Church, 517 Church St., Sweetser, with Rev. Terry Bishir officiating. Burial was at Converse Cemetery.

Preferred memorials are gifts to Cancer Services of Grant County and Gilead Ministries.

Needham Storey Wampner Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.