Robert Troy Gordon


   Robert “Bob” Gordon, 77, of Flatwoods, died peacefully, Sunday, July 19.

   Bob was born in Portsmouth, Ohio, June 28, 1943, a son of June Schmidt Gordon of South Shore, and the late Carl Gordon.

   He was a retired machinist with AK Steel, a U.S. Navy veteran, and a 1961 graduate of McKell High School.

   Surviving, in addition to his mother, include a daughter, Brittany McKenzie and husband Darin of Ashland; son Chris Gordon and wife Amy of Raleigh, North Carolina; grandson Zachary Cole Gordon; three sisters: Carolyn Gordon of South Shore, Dana Biscontini of Frankfort, and Marsha Gordon-Stahler of Portsmouth, Ohio, and his canine companion; Spicey.

   Funeral services were Thursday by Brother Jim McKenzie at Preston Family Funeral Home.  Burial was in the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Northeast in Argillite, Kentucky.