Blanche Lee Culley Gordon, age 78 died at the Vidant-Roanoke Chowan Hospital on Friday, December 13, 2013. She was a born in Union County to the late Mary Lee Culley and the late Colon Culley. She worked and retired as a Deli Manager for the Red Apple Market for ten years in Powellsville, NC. She attended the Carpenter Shop Church in Ahoskie, NC.
Also preceding her in death is her husband, Leonard E. Gordon, Sr., her son, Leonard E. Gordon, Jr., her sister, Sarah Elliot, her brother Fred Culley and two grandchildren.
Survivors include her life time companion Henry E. Jenkins of Ahoskie, NC, three daughters, Lynne Britton and her husband Bobby of Franklin, VA., Terry Carpenter and her husband Larry of Lousa, VA and Wanda Deese and her husband Randolph of Monroe, NC. Also surviving are four grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
The family has chosen to honor the wishes of Mrs. Gordon and not have any type of memorial services.